The experiences of nursing students with dyslexia.

  title={The experiences of nursing students with dyslexia.},
  author={Caroline Ridley},
  journal={Nursing standard (Royal College of Nursing (Great Britain) : 1987)},
  volume={25 24},
  • Caroline Ridley
  • Published 2011 in
    Nursing standard (Royal College of Nursing (Great…
AIM To explore the experiences of pre-registration nursing students with dyslexia at one university. METHOD Qualitative methodology was used and semi-structured interviews were carried out with a convenience sample of seven students with formally diagnosed dyslexia. Data were analysed using a thematic network approach. FINDINGS Fear of ridicule and discrimination exist for nursing students with dyslexia, and delays in identification, referral and testing may adversely affect learning. A… CONTINUE READING