Self-preservation in abortion care: a grounded theory study.

  title={Self-preservation in abortion care: a grounded theory study.},
  author={Allyson Lipp},
  journal={Journal of clinical nursing},
  volume={20 5-6},
AIM To seek an explanation as to why nurses concede and conceal their judgements towards women having an abortion. BACKGROUND Recent advances in abortion techniques and pharmacology have resulted in a greater proportion of medical abortions occurring at a lower gestation than previously. As this technique demands more of nurses, it becomes important to ask whether they are equipped to deal with this greater involvement. DESIGN A grounded theory approach using a recognised framework was used… CONTINUE READING

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