The work of accident and emergency nurses: Part I. An introduction to the rules.

@article{Sbaih1997TheWO,
  title={The work of accident and emergency nurses: Part I. An introduction to the rules.},
  author={Lynn C Sbaih},
  journal={Accident and emergency nursing},
  year={1997},
  volume={5 1},
  pages={28-33}
}
  • Lynn C Sbaih
  • Published 1997 in Accident and emergency nursing
An ethnomethodological study was undertaken to explore the work of Accident and Emergency nurses, the aim of which was to analyse the ordinary, taken-for-granted and everyday work of those practising A & E nursing. This, the first of two papers, will examine the work of A & E nurses via a description of rules or maxims that underpin work and its everyday organization. Such a description will form the basis for part 2, which explores the specific rules of A & E nursing work. To understand the… CONTINUE READING