ERIC Number: EJ557806
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
The Public's Image of Nursing as Described to Baccalaureate Prenursing Students.
Huffstutler, Shelley Y.; Stevenson, Sandra S.; Mullins, Iris L.; Hackett, Debra A.; Lambert, Ann W.
Journal of Professional Nursing, v14 n1 p7-13 Jan-Feb 1998
Nursing students asked 831 college students, professionals, and others who were not nurses their opinions about nursing. The majority associated it with caring, but the meaning and practice of nurse caring were not well understood. The public was not well aware of the educational preparation required of nurses. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A