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Atherton, Iain; Kyle, Richard

Authors

Richard Kyle



Abstract

In the final article in this series on the social sciences, the authors explain how cultivating a spirit of enquiry enables nurses to travel beyond the limits of personal experience to have a better understanding of their patients and themselves. In particular, reading widely can give insights into the lives of others and foster empathy

Journal Article Type Article
Publication Date 2015
Deposit Date Jan 26, 2015
Print ISSN 0029-6570
Electronic ISSN 2047-9018
Publisher RCN Publishing
Peer Reviewed Peer Reviewed
Volume 29
Pages 24-25
DOI https://doi.org/10.7748/ns.29.21.24.s28
Keywords Enquiry; curiosity; personal experience; empathy; patient care;
Public URL http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/id/eprint/7517
Publisher URL http://dx.doi.org/10.7748/ns.29.21.24.s28