Nurse-patient relationships
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Nurse-patient relationships

Georgina O’Reilly-Foley Staff nurse, Southend University Hospital, Southend-on-Sea

A CPD article improved Georgina O’Reilly-Foley’s knowledge of developing effective therapeutic relationships with patients

What was the nature of the CPD activity, practice-related feedback and/or event and/or experience in your practice?

The article emphasised the importance of nurses establishing effective therapeutic relationships with patients, and provided information about how these relationships can be maintained.

Nursing Standard. 32, 11, 64-65. doi: 10.7748/ns.32.11.64.s36

The reflective account in this issue is based on NS884 Feo R, Rasmussen P, Wiechula R et al (2017) Developing effective and caring nurse-patient relationships. Nursing Standard. 31, 28, 54-62

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