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Student nurses' career preferences for working with older people: a replicated longitudinal survey
International Journal of Nursing Studies
  • John A Stevens, Southern Cross University
Document Type
Article
Publication Date
1-1-2011
Peer Reviewed
Peer-Reviewed
Abstract
The world's populations are ageing and the need for nurses and health care workers from all disciplines to manage this phenomenon is increasing. Yet the literature and previous research undertaken by the author reveal consistently that working with older people is ranked poorly as a perceived career destination of student of nursing.
Citation Information

Stevens, JA 2011, 'Student nurses' career preferences for working with older people: a replicated longitudinal survey', International Journal of Nursing Studies, vol. 48, no. 8, pp. 944-51.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2011.01.004