ERIC Number: EJ466974
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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Role of Professional Nurses in the Field of Developmental Disabilities.
Steadham, Carolyn I.
Mental Retardation, v31 n3 p179-81 Jun 1993
This paper defines and clarifies the role of professional nurses on interdisciplinary teams in the field of developmental disabilities. Professional services expected from registered nurses are outlined, and the position statement of the American Association on Mental Retardation Nursing Division is presented to provide a framework of practice for professional nurse specialists. (Author/JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Opinion Papers
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