Image of nursing held by nursing students according to gender: a qualitative study.

  title={Image of nursing held by nursing students according to gender: a qualitative study.},
  author={{\"U}kke Karabacak and Esin Cetinkaya Uslusoy and Şule Ecevit Alpar and Nefise Bahçecik},
  journal={International journal of nursing practice},
  volume={18 6},
This paper is a report of a study to determine the nursing images of female and male nursing students. The study used a qualitative research design to determine nursing images of male (n = 20) and female (n = 20) nursing students. To analyse the data, the method used content analysis. Statements were organized under three categories and seven themes after content analysis. The first category, nursing concept, incorporates the two themes of: (i) female or sister; (ii) job definition. The second… CONTINUE READING
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