Attributes of a good nurse: The opinions of nursing students

Er R., ŞEHİRALTI M., Akpinar A.

NURSING ETHICS, vol.24, no.2, pp.238-250, 2017 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 24 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1177/0969733015595543
  • Journal Name: NURSING ETHICS
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.238-250
  • Keywords: Medical ethics, ethics education, nursing education, good nurse, virtues, MEDICAL PROFESSIONALISM, PATIENTS PERCEPTIONS, EDUCATION, VIEWS, CARE
  • Kocaeli University Affiliated: Yes


Background: The opinions of students regarding the attributes of a good nurse can make a major contribution to the planning and the conducting of professional education. There are few studies which aim at identifying the qualifications of a good nurse from the perspectives of nursing students.