Why do university students not choose a nursing degree at matriculation? An Italian cross-sectional study.

@article{Dante2013WhyDU,
  title={Why do university students not choose a nursing degree at matriculation? An Italian cross-sectional study.},
  author={Angelo Dante and Lorena Rizzi and Barbara Ianderca and Alvisa Palese},
  journal={International nursing review},
  year={2013},
  volume={60 1},
  pages={129-35}
}
AIM The objectives of this study were to describe (a) the reasons why students about to start university did not choose a nursing degree, (b) the source of information/data on which they based this decision, and (c) the accuracy of this information with regard to the nursing profession in Italy. BACKGROUND Although data are available for students who embark on a degree and the reason(s) why they choose nursing, few data are available for students at the point of matriculation who have not… CONTINUE READING