Ethical Issues in Advanced Nursing Practice

1st Edition

Author:

  • Karen Bartter
    • Print ISBN 9780750649551

    Table of Contents

    List of contributors; Preface; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Ethics and advanced nursing practice; Contraception and the under 16s – legal and ethical implications for the nurse practitioner; The abortion issue and advanced nursing practice; Raising awareness of the ethical issues surrounding termination of pregnancy for fetal abnormalities; Ethical considerations in childhood immunizations for the advanced nurse practitioner; Informed consent and the advanced nurse practitioner; The advanced nurse practitioner: empowerment in witnessed resuscitation; Advance directives – considerations for advanced nurse practitioners; Appendix; Index.

    Details

    No. of pages:
    160
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2001
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Butterworth-Heinemann
    Print ISBN:
    9780750649551

    About the author

    Karen Bartter

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Senior Lecturer, University of Wolverhampton School of Nursing and Midwifery, The Nurse Education Centre, Burton-upon-Trent, UK