Learning to nurse children: towards a model for nursing students.

  title={Learning to nurse children: towards a model for nursing students.},
  author={Minette Coetzee},
  journal={Journal of advanced nursing},
  volume={47 6},
BACKGROUND As undergraduate nursing students approach their paediatric placement, their anticipation ranges from keen expectation to anxious avoidance. This placement has been described as the most stressful in nursing programmes. While various nurse scholars have attempted to describe the practice and the theory of nursing, it has been the challenge of nurse teachers to weave the theory and practice of nursing together for their students. The nature of this learning is, however, still being… CONTINUE READING