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Learn to see patients in their own world.

Atherton, Iain; Kyle, Richard


Richard Kyle


Insights from the social sciences can help nurses understand the influences that shaped their patients and the decisions they make. This can develop empathy and encourage better care. Nurses are passionate about their patients’ wellbeing. They can use the social sciences to improve the care they deliver and improve their patients’ lives


Atherton, I., & Kyle, R. (2014). Learn to see patients in their own world. Nursing Standard, 28(50), 22-24.

Journal Article Type Article
Publication Date 2014
Deposit Date Jan 22, 2015
Print ISSN 0029-6570
Electronic ISSN 2047-9018
Publisher RCN Publishing
Peer Reviewed Peer Reviewed
Volume 28
Issue 50
Pages 22-24
Keywords Empathy; compassionate care; patient wellbeing;
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