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Beyond guidelines: Discretionary practice in face-to-face triage nursing
This article draws on ethnographic data from a Norwegian emergency primary care clinic (EPCC) to explore nurses’ discretionary application of guidelines. Specifically, it analyses nurses’ discretionary use of the Manchester ...
Conditions affecting the performance of peripheral vein cannulation during hospital placement: a case study
(Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2017)
Learning practical nursing skills is an important part of the baccalaureate in nursing. However, many newly qualified nurses lack practical skill proficiency required to ensure safe patient care. The invasive skill peripheral ...
Between standardisation and discretion. The priority setting of triage nurses
(OsloMet – Oslo Metropolitan University, 2018)
This dissertation explores the relationship between standardisation and discretion in professional work at street level, using the priority setting of triage nurses as its case. Triage nurses are employed at the frontline ...
Blood, Sweat, and Tears: Making Sense of Senses in Expert Nursing
(American Anthropological Association, 2018-10-29)
In this article, I draw on material from an ethnographic and phenomenological study of knowledge and professionalism among registered nurses working in a cancer unit at a Norwegian hospital. During the study, the use of ...
Gendered repertoires in nursing: New conceptualisations of educational gender segregation
(Taylor & Francis, 2020-05-21)
Research on educational gender segregation has been mostly concerned with the lack of women in male-dominated educational fields, and only to a lesser degree with the shortage of men in female-dominated subjects. This ...