Sustainability in nursing: a concept analysis

  title={Sustainability in nursing: a concept analysis},
  author={Anna An{\aa}ker and Marie Elf},
  booktitle={Scandinavian journal of caring sciences},
AIM The aim of this study was to describe, explore and explain the concept of sustainability in nursing. BACKGROUND Although researchers in nursing and medicine have emphasised the issue of sustainability and health, the concept of sustainability in nursing is undefined and poorly researched. A need exists for theoretical and empirical studies of sustainability in nursing. DESIGN Concept analysis as developed by Walker and Avant. METHOD Data were derived from dictionaries, international… CONTINUE READING