The relationship between clinical decision-making skills in nursing and general critical thinking abilities of senior nursing students in four types of nursing programs.

@article{Brooks1990TheRB,
  title={The relationship between clinical decision-making skills in nursing and general critical thinking abilities of senior nursing students in four types of nursing programs.},
  author={Karl Brooks and Jinna M Shepherd},
  journal={The Journal of nursing education},
  year={1990},
  volume={29 9},
  pages={391-9}
}
This descriptive study was undertaken to investigate the relationship between clinical decision-making skills in nursing and critical thinking abilities of senior nursing students in four types of nursing education programs: generic baccalaureate, associate, and diploma--the basic RN programs, along with the upper division baccalaureate (specifically RN completion) program. Fifty senior students from each type of program were conveniently selected. Clinical decision-making in nursing was… CONTINUE READING