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The Letter

Patterson, Melanie L. RN

AJN, American Journal of Nursing:
doi: 10.1097/01.NAJ.0000403372.50789.07
Reflections
Abstract

When do you know you're really a nurse?

In Brief

When do you know you're really a nurse?

Author Information

Melanie L. Patterson is currently a mental health supervising RN at a hospital in the Pacific Northwest. Contact author: mcpattersonrn@gmail.com. Reflections is coordinated by Madeleine Mysko, MA, RN, mmysko@comcast.net. Illustration by Janet Hamlin.

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