Transitioning to nursing practice in Lebanon: Challenges in professional, occupational and cultural identity formation

  title={Transitioning to nursing practice in Lebanon: Challenges in professional, occupational and cultural identity formation},
  author={Murielle Madi and Michael E. Clinton and Myrna A A Doumit and Sawsan Ezzeddine and Ursula Rizk},
  journal={Journal of Nursing Education and Practice},
The aim of this study was to identify the challenges graduates from three of Lebanon’s leading universities face as they transition from the role of student to first year registered nurse. Focus group discussions and one joint interview were conducted with 16 first year registered nurses transitioning to practice in university medical centers in Greater Beirut. Thematic analysis was used to summarize the challenges faced by the graduates. Initially, three descriptive themes were used to… 
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