Death of a newborn: healing the pain through Carper's patterns of knowing in nursing. Article

cited authors

  • Sherman, DW

fiu authors

abstract

  • This article will explain how a nurse's holistic integration of empirical, esthetic, ethical and personal knowledge, as described by Carper's (1978) patterns of knowing in nursing", guided her teaching and nursing practice and helped a couple heal the pain of their newborn's death.

publication date

  • January 1, 1997

start page

  • 4

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 28

issue

  • 1