Nursing Leadership: Influence in Moral Courage
Repository Posting Date2017-07-27T16:34:39Z
Author(s)Dinndorf-Hogenson, Georgia A.
Author DetailsGeorgia A. Dinndorf-Hogenson, PhD, Department of Nursing, College of St. Benedict/St. Johns University, St. Joseph, Minnesota, USA
Lead Author Sigma AffliationKappa Phi-at-Large
Level of EvidenceN/A
This study examined perioperative nurses’ perceptions of moral courage and the potential obstacles associated with the perioperative nurse behaving with moral courage in the operating room. Support from nursing leadership and administration was noted as one of the most essential criteria for exhibiting moral courage in ethical situations.