The impact of nurse education on the caring behaviours of nursing students.

@article{Murphy2009TheIO,
  title={The impact of nurse education on the caring behaviours of nursing students.},
  author={Fiona A. Murphy and Steve E Jones and Mark T Edwards and Jane James and Alan Mayer},
  journal={Nurse education today},
  year={2009},
  volume={29 2},
  pages={254-64}
}
This study aimed to ascertain whether nursing students' perceptions of caring behaviours as part of nursing practice change over a three-year, pre-registration, undergraduate nursing course. Students are expected to have a predisposition to care with nurse education nurturing and developing this into professional caring behaviour. However, there is some evidence that this process inures rather than develops these behaviours. This was a quantitative, single cross section survey of two nursing… CONTINUE READING