Moral self-concept and moral sensitivity in Iranian nurses

  title={Moral self-concept and moral sensitivity in Iranian nurses},
  author={Fariba Borhani and Mohammad Keshtgar and Abbas Abbaszadeh},
  booktitle={Journal of medical ethics and history of medicine},
Nurses are often faced with serious situations that require high levels of legal and ethical knowledge, and should therefore be sensitive to the moral issues in their profession in the decision making process. Some studies have investigated nurses' moral self-concept as an effective factor in moral sensitivity, but there is not sufficient evidence to support this. The purpose of this study was to determine the correlation between moral sensitivity and moral self-concept in nurses employed in… CONTINUE READING