Knowledge, Attitudes, and Experiences With Advance Directives Among Prelicensure Nursing Students
Repository Posting Date2017-09-28T16:32:18Z
Author DetailsTracy P. George, DNP, RN, APRN-BC, CNE, School of Health Sciences, Department of Nursing, Francis Marion University, Flororence, South Carolina, USA; Claire Decristofaro, MD; Pamela F. Murphy, PhD, MBA, Department of Behavioral Sciences, Psychology Program, Ashford University, San Diego, California, USA; R. Corey Remle, PhD, Independent Scholar, Sociology, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Lead Author Sigma AffliationChi Lambda
Other Title(s)Undergraduate Nurses Perspectives on End-of-Life Care
Nursing students' lack of knowledge about advance directives (AD) can impact the care that patients receive at the end of life. Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) students at different program levels were surveyed about their knowledge, personal and professional experiences, and personal and professional attitudes regarding advance directives (n=166).