An analysis of nursing students’ ethical conflicts in a hospital

A1 Journal article (refereed)

Internal Authors/Editors

Publication Details

List of Authors: Margit Eckardt, Mikael Lindfelt
Publisher: Sage Journals
Publication year: 2019
Journal: Nursing Ethics
Volume number: 26
Issue number: 7-8
Start page: 2413
End page: 2426
eISSN: 1477-0989


Education can be taken as a key factor in transmission of a value tradition in healthcare. In professional and educational contexts, transmission of values appears to be a kind of guarantee for an occupational group’s professional identity, awareness and ethical integrity. Given the positives of such transmission of value traditions, one can also pay attention to conflicts between the professional tradition and individuals who are brought into that tradition.


ethical conflicts, ethics, Nursing Education, professional identity, values, Work ethics

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