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General education in nursing: current practices and faculty attitudes.

  title={General education in nursing: current practices and faculty attitudes.},
  author={K S Sohn},
  journal={Nursing papers. Perspectives en nursing},
  volume={18 4},
  • K. Sohn
  • Published 13 April 1986
  • Education
  • Nursing papers. Perspectives en nursing
Currently in North America, basic education for registered nurses is generally furnished within the higher educational system. However, nursing has a relatively short history in that system. It was not until the 1970s in both Canada and the United States that the majority of nursing programs were provided by colleges and universities instead of hospitals. One of the major reasons for this change was a desire to improve nursing education by providing a good general education background. Nursing… 

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