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Nurses at risk

Rosemary Rogers

Nurses at risk

a guide to health and safety at work

by Rosemary Rogers

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Published by Macmillan Press in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nurses -- Great Britain -- Health and hygiene.,
  • Nurses -- Great Britain.,
  • Nursing -- Health aspects.,
  • Occupational Diseases -- prevention & control -- Great Britain.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementRosemary Rogers, Jane Salvage and Roger Cowell ; foreword by Harriet Harman : cartoons by Kipper Williams.
    ContributionsCowell, Roger, Salvage, Jane.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRT11 .R57 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 285 p. :
    Number of Pages285
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21691581M
    ISBN 100333731859

    Books with Nurses Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book. Nurses have a key role in the front-line delivery of health care; they face similar risks as physicians and can pay a high price for professional or political activities, but often without the world attention and pressure mounted by the medical profession in support of threatened colleagues. Nurses have explicit ethical obligations to refuse to take part in human rights violations and to Author: James Welsh.

    Research shows that nurses are more likely to report an incident than other health professionals, certainly more so than doctors. This may be because the blame culture in medicine is a strong deterrent to reporting. Today, most risk management programmes aim to improve safety and quality in addition to minimizing the risk ofFile Size: KB.   "Nurses uniformly seem to accept nurse-on-nurse violence as just part of the job. But they're losing nurses by the drove." From her first week, Christi, a year-old intensive care unit nurse Author: Alexandra Robbins.

    The nurse is teaching a group of student nurses about the risk for bladder cancer within various groups of the population. Which group does the nurse expect to have the highest risk for bladder cancer?   This risk management information was provided by Nurses Service Organization (NSO), the nation’s largest provider of nurses’ professional liability insurance coverage for over , nurses since Reproduction without permission of the publisher is prohibited. For questions, send an e-mail to [email protected] or call


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