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JELLINEK MICHAEL S.; HERZOG, DAVID B.; STODDARD, FREDERICK J.
Nursing Management (Springhouse): May 1994
Psychiatrists examine the psychological implications and stress in primary nursing.: PDF Only
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ABSTRACT: Even with the decreasing lengths of stay, primary nurses and their patients become attached. These issues of “involvement” can be sources of stress and can complicate primary nursing. Recognizing psychological issues leads to greater job satisfaction and professional identity.

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