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Is There a Case for Paternalism in Forensic Nursing?

Williams, Dian L.

Journal of Forensic Nursing: June 2007 - Volume 3 - Issue 2 - p 93–94
legal nurse consulting

Forensic nurses often face a competing duty to patients and society. This article explores possible solutions to the ethical conflict.

Dian L. Williams, PhD, RN, CLN, DF-IAFN,is President, Center for Arson Research, Philadelphia, PA, and an Assistant Professor in criminal justice at West Chester University, West Chester, PA. She can be reached

If you would like to write for this column or send feedback, please contact column editor Dian Williams at the e-mail address shown above. Visitwww.iafn.orgfor Author Guidelines and more information.

© 2007 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.
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