A survey of the quality of nursing care in several health districts in South Africa.
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Author DetailsLeana R Uys & Joanne R Naidoo - School of Nursing, University of Natal, Durban, South Africa
Lead Author Sigma AffliationNon-member
Lead Author AffliationUniversity of Natal, Durban, South Africa
Original PublisherBioMed Central Ltd
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Research ApproachNot Specified
South Africa is currently focusing strongly on human resource development. The purpose of this study was to describe and compare the quality of nursing service and care in three health districts in the KwaZulu Natal Province. To identify deficiencies which could be addressed by education and training, it might be useful to measure the quality of care given by nurses.
Funder(s)Health Systems Trust
DescriptionLU wrote the research protocol, assisted with the development of the instruments, supervised the research and edited the manuscript. JN did the data collection, the statistical analysis and drafted the manuscript.
Date of Publication2004-02-03
Citation of Original PublicationUys, L.R., Naidoo, J.R. A Survey of the quality of nursing care in several health districts in South Africa.. BMC Nurs 3, 1 (2004). https://doi.org/10.1186/1472-6955-3-1. Retrieved from https://sigma.nursingrepository.org/handle/10755/20534
Version of PublicationPublisher’s Version
Notes© 2004 Uys and Naidoo; licensee BioMed Central Ltd. This is an Open Access article: verbatim copying and redistribution of this article are permitted in all media for any purpose, provided this notice is preserved along with the article's original URL. There are no changes in this article from the original posting.
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