ERIC Number: EJ583067
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
Jumping through Hoops, Walking on Egg Shells: The Experiences of Nursing Students with Disabilities.
Maheady, Donna Carol
Journal of Nursing Education, v38 n4 p162-70 Apr 1999
Interviews with 10 nursing students with disabilities and 61 faculty, patients, and other students revealed that students with disabilities have varied means of support, encounter more attitudinal than physical barriers, fear the consequences of disclosure, and felt that their experiences of disability gave them great insight into the needs of patients. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
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