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Confidentiality: the legal issues

Cornock, Marc (2011). Confidentiality: the legal issues. Nursing Children and Young People, 23(7) pp. 18–19.

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URL: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21987976
DOI (Digital Object Identifier) Link: https://doi.org/10.7748/ncyp2011.09.23.7.18.c8682
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Abstract

Confidentiality is a fundamental principle of nursing practice that underpins the nurse’s relationship with their patients. It is a principle that combines both legal rules and ethical standards. This article examines the legal and ethical basis of confidentiality and provides guidance for those nursing children.

Item Type: Journal Item
Copyright Holders: 2011 The Author
ISSN: 2046-2336
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS) > Health, Wellbeing and Social Care > Nursing
Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS) > Health, Wellbeing and Social Care
Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS)
Item ID: 31493
Depositing User: Marc Cornock
Date Deposited: 17 Jan 2012 11:26
Last Modified: 07 Dec 2018 10:17
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/31493
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