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NUR1 424 Legal and Ethical Issues: Nursing (3 credits)

Offered by: Nursing (School of Nursing)


Nursing : This course covers ethical and legal aspects related to caring for patients and their families, and principles in ethical decision-making. Issues of professional accountability, liability, and advocacy are addressed in such contexts as withholding treatment, organ harvesting, abortion, involuntary commitment, etc.

Terms: Fall 2012

Instructors: J E Chambers-Evans, Lynne Violette Chlala (Fall)

  • Prerequisite: NUR1 333.