In this paper the authors study the nature of the act of care, emphasize the importance of ethics in the professions related to the health of people and develop, in the light of the central tradition of Western moral philosophy, a set of principles that should guide nursing activity.
|Translated title of the contribution||Nursing care as an ethical problem: concepts and principles applied to the act of caring|
|Number of pages||8|
|Journal||Revista brasileira de enfermagem|
|State||Published - 1 Nov 2014|