Ethics in Professional Nursing Practice

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Ethics in Professional  Nursing Practice Nuha Remon Supervised by: Dr. Fathieh Abumoghli
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Professional codes of ethics in Nursing Historical development Ø Florence Nightingale Ø Modern nursing o Nightingale pledge o ICN code of ethics o book on nursing ethics Ø 1960 focus on the physicians/obedience Ø 1973 focus shifted to the patient
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Nursing is an art: and if it is to be made an art, it requires an exclusive devotion as hard a preparation, as any painter's or sculptor's work; for what is the having to do with dead canvas or dead marble, compared with having to do with the living body, the temple of God's spirit? It is one of the Fine Arts: I had almost said, the finest of Fine Arts. Florence Nightingale
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"The cap is a symbol of accomplishment, a  pledge to personal and professional  excellence and discipline, and a symbol of  subservience to physicians."  Pause  "For this reason, we no longer use the cap  in our graduation ceremony or in practice."
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