ERIC Number: EJ580994
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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Critical Thinking and Clinical Competence: A Study of Their Relationship in BSN Seniors.
May, Barbara A.; Edell, Vivian; Butell, Sue; Doughty, Jana; Langford, Cheryl
Journal of Nursing Education, v38 n3 p100-10 Mar 1999
Graduating nursing students (n=143) completed a critical-thinking skills test and disposition inventory and clinical competence evaluation. No significant correlation between critical thinking and clinical competence appeared. Critical thinking is possibly not associated with competence until after acquiring work experience. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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