Respectful care of human dignity: how is it perceived by patients and nurses?

Er R. , İNCEDERE A., Ozturk S.

JOURNAL OF MEDICAL ETHICS, vol.44, pp.675-680, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 44 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1136/medethics-2017-104666
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF MEDICAL ETHICS
  • Page Numbers: pp.675-680


Objective Dignified care protects the patient's rights and provides appropriate ethical care while improving the quality of nursing care. In this context, the opinions of nurses and patients who receive nursing care about dignified care are important. The aim of this study was to explore the opinions and experiences of Turkish patients and nurses about respectful care of human dignity.