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Patient autonomy and the politics of professional relationships

May, Carl (1995) Patient autonomy and the politics of professional relationships Journal of Advanced Nursing, 21, (1), pp. 83-87. (doi:10.1046/j.1365-2648.1995.21010083.x).

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Debate in the health care professions about the politics of interpersonal relationships between professionals and their patients or clients is increasingly organized around proxy measures of the quality of professional services such as patient satisfaction, or the extent to which the provision of care avoids routines and is genuinely individualized This paper explores some of the problems which arise from this in relation to patients' autonomy and nurses' authority

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Published date: January 1995


Local EPrints ID: 163357
ISSN: 0309-2402
PURE UUID: 4dfdfcfe-7fda-47bb-872a-339a9e386309
ORCID for Carl May: ORCID iD

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Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 12:31

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