Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10034/40154
Title:
Advocacy
Authors:
Baldwin, Moyra A.
Abstract:
This chapter examines the role of advocacy within the healthcare system, considering the need for advocates to support patients who have to make decisions but may not have the knowledge, confidence or ability to do so. The chapter also discusses the need for an advocate to promote and protect the patient’s autonomy and act on their behalf.
Affiliation:
University of Chester
Citation:
In E. Mason-Whitehead, A. McIntosh, A. Bryan, & T. Mason (Eds.), Key concepts in nursing (pp. 15-23). London: SAGE, 2008.
Publisher:
Sage
Publication Date:
2008
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10034/40154
Additional Links:
http://www.sagepub.com
Type:
Book chapter
Language:
en
Description:
This book chapter is not available through ChesterRep
ISBN:
9781412946155
Appears in Collections:
Health and Social Care

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dc.contributor.authorBaldwin, Moyra A.en
dc.date.accessioned2008-11-03T11:23:24Zen
dc.date.available2008-11-03T11:23:24Zen
dc.date.issued2008en
dc.identifier.citationIn E. Mason-Whitehead, A. McIntosh, A. Bryan, & T. Mason (Eds.), Key concepts in nursing (pp. 15-23). London: SAGE, 2008.en
dc.identifier.isbn9781412946155en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10034/40154en
dc.descriptionThis book chapter is not available through ChesterRepen
dc.description.abstractThis chapter examines the role of advocacy within the healthcare system, considering the need for advocates to support patients who have to make decisions but may not have the knowledge, confidence or ability to do so. The chapter also discusses the need for an advocate to promote and protect the patient’s autonomy and act on their behalf.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherSageen
dc.relation.urlhttp://www.sagepub.comen
dc.subjectadvocacyen
dc.subjecthealth careen
dc.titleAdvocacyen
dc.typeBook chapteren
dc.contributor.departmentUniversity of Chesteren
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