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A Personal Philosophy of Nursing
This paper provides a personal philosophy of nursing.
# 115164 | 1,332 words | 5 sources | APA | 2009 | US
Published on Jul 09, 2009 in Medical and Health (Nursing) , Philosophy (General)

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The purpose of this paper is to discuss the writer's personal philosophy of nursing. The writer presents a definition of nursing and her beliefs of what are the primary goals of nursing. Also presented, are the writers key values embedded in her personal philosophy of nursing and the reasons why these values are important. In addition, the paper provides the reasons why and examples of how this philosophy of nursing can direct the writer in nursing practice.

Definition of Nursing
Nursing Having a Noteworthy Value Base
Summary and Conclusion

Sample of Sources Used:

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  • Taylor, C., Lillis, C., & LeMone, P. (1997). Fundamentals of nursing: The art and science of nursing care (3rd ed.). Philadelphia: Lippincott-Raven.

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