Nurses' integrity and coping strategies: An integrative review
Sastrawan Sastrawan, Jennifer Margaret Newton, Gulzar Malik
JOURNAL OF CLINICAL NURSING | WILEY | Published : 2019
INTRODUCTION: Integrity is one of the core values in nursing that needs to be maintained by nurses in practice. However, the complexity in the nursing milieu can pose threats to integrity. An understanding of the common threats and coping strategies might assist nurses in preserving integrity in everyday practice. AIMS AND OBJECTIVES: To review and synthesis the concept of integrity in nursing and identify common threats and coping strategies. METHODS: Whittemore and Knafl's integrative review method was implemented. A search was performed in Scopus, Medline, Embase, PsycINFO, Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature, and Proquest Health and Medical electronic databases publi..View full abstract
The authors received no specific funding for this work, though the first author is supported through an Australia Award scholarship to undertake his PhD studies.