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Communication: An Important Part of Nursing Care

Clayton, Margaret F. PhD, FNP-CS, RN

AJN, American Journal of Nursing:
DEPARTMENT: LIVING with Illness
Abstract

Listening to the patient and family and respecting decisions are essential.

Author Information

Margaret F. Clayton is an assistant professor at University of Utah, College of Nursing, Salt Lake City.

Contact author: margaret.clayton@nurs.utah.edu. Living with Illness is coordinated by Jennifer Leeman, DrPH, MDiv: jleeman@email.unc.edu.

© 2006 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.