Patient advocacy--an important part of the daily work of the expert nurse.

@article{Segesten1993PatientAI,
  title={Patient advocacy--an important part of the daily work of the expert nurse.},
  author={Kerstin Segesten},
  journal={Scholarly inquiry for nursing practice},
  year={1993},
  volume={7 2},
  pages={129-35; discussion 137-40}
}
Over the past two decades, patient advocacy has been recognized as a part of nursing. For the most part, the issue has been treated by means of theoretical reasoning and case studies. Narratives describing lived experiences of nursing by expert nurses from Sweden were analyzed in this study. The nurses were identified by their superiors as expert nurses, as… CONTINUE READING