Institutional members access full text with Ovid®

Share this article on:

RITUALISM and Patient Reactions.

Brown, Frances Gold
AJN, American Journal of Nursing: December 1961
RITUALISM and Patient Reactions: PDF Only

: What happened in a psychiatric ward when nurses and aides worked in street clothes?

(C) Lippincott-Raven Publishers.

Nurses discovered they communicated and related better with psychiatric patients when they wore street clothes on duty rather than uniforms.