Nursing Ethics Case Study by Calwriter

Nursing Ethics
An analysis of ethical dilemmas in nursing through a case study of a family in crisis.
# 56432 | 4,605 words | 3 sources | MLA | 2004 | US
Published on Mar 09, 2005 in Medical and Health (Nursing) , Psychology (Case Studies) , Ethics (General)

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This paper presents a case study of an African-American family. The paper describes the family dynamics, introduces the ailing father, the mother with two jobs, and the two very different daughters. The paper discusses this family situation from the perspective of a home-visit nurse. The nurse's moral and ethical obligations are explored in relation to each member of this family.

Case Study
Further Information Obtained through Three Initial Visits
Ethical Dilemmas
Analysis of Dilemma
Resolution and Reasoning for Resolution
Underlying Personal and Professional Philosophies as Related to Resolution
Conclusion: Relevance to Nursing Profession

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