Moral obligations of nurses based on the ICN, UK, Irish and Polish codes of ethics for nurses.

@article{Dobrowolska2007MoralOO,
  title={Moral obligations of nurses based on the ICN, UK, Irish and Polish codes of ethics for nurses.},
  author={Beata B Dobrowolska and Irena Wrońska and Wiesław Fidecki and Mariusz Wysokiński},
  journal={Nursing ethics},
  year={2007},
  volume={14 2},
  pages={171-80}
}
A code of professional conduct is a collection of norms appropriate for the nursing profession and should be the point of reference for all decisions made during the care process. Codes of ethics for nurses are formulated by members of national nurses' organizations. These codes can be considered to specify general norms that function in the relevant society, adjusting them to the character of the profession and enriching them with rules signifying the essence of nursing professionalism. The… CONTINUE READING