A reflective account of a consultation in abortion care

Astbury-Ward, Edna (2009) A reflective account of a consultation in abortion care.

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This article presents a reflective account of a consultation in a pre-assessment clinic for women requesting abortion. The reflectionis based on Johns’ model. Reflection enabled the author to address important issues that the consultation raised. These included the realisation that nurses do not always have to understand why patients make the choices they do, and the importance of allocating sufficient time for sensitive consultations.

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Additional Information: Metadata only available from this repositoryThis article was originally published in the Nursing Standard Journal in 2009, published by RCN.The full article can be found at http://nursingstandard.rcnpublishing.co.uk/resources/archive/GetArticleById.asp?ArticleId=6957
Keywords: Abortion, Communication, Consultation skills, Reflective practice
Divisions: ?? GlyndwrUniversity ??
Depositing User: ULCC Admin
Date Deposited: 05 Oct 2011 09:13
Last Modified: 11 Dec 2017 20:05
URI: http://glyndwr.repository.guildhe.ac.uk/id/eprint/115

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