Moral sensitivity in psychiatric practice.

  title={Moral sensitivity in psychiatric practice.},
  author={Kim L{\"u}tz{\'e}n and M Evertzon and Conny Nordin},
  journal={Nursing ethics},
  volume={4 6},
This study reports the results of a study of Swedish psychiatrists' responses to moral statements related to decision making in the psychiatric context. Use was made of the Moral Sensitivity Questionnaire, a modified instrument previously constructed from a theory of moral sensitivity. This Likert-type scale contains 30 items constructed from the following categories: interpersonal orientation, structuring moral meaning, benevolence, modifying autonomy, experiencing moral conflict, and trust in… CONTINUE READING

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