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Nurses and Technology: Maintaining a Balance Between Intervention and Nurturing for Childbearing Women

  • Sarah Sheets Cook (a1)


Invasive and noninvasive medical technology are employed frequently in the health care of women, particularly childbearing women, often without any demonstrable benefit. Nurses are in a position to be advocates for their childbearing patients and to define and implement a realistic balance between supportive or facilitative caring and technical interventions.



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* Dean Emerita, Yale University School of Nursing.

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International Journal of Technology Assessment in Health Care
  • ISSN: 0266-4623
  • EISSN: 1471-6348
  • URL: /core/journals/international-journal-of-technology-assessment-in-health-care
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