Person-centred care: Principle of Nursing Practice D
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Person-centred care: Principle of Nursing Practice D

Kim Manley Lead, Quality, Standards and Innovation Unit, Learning & Development Institute, RCN, London
Val Hills Learning and development adviser, RCN, Yorkshire and the Humber
Sheila Marriot Regional director, RCN, East Midlands

This is the fifth article in a nine-part series describing the Principles of Nursing Practice developed by the Royal College of Nursing (RCN) in collaboration with patient and service organisations, the Department of Health, the Nursing and Midwifery Council, nurses and other healthcare professionals. This article discusses Principle D, the provision of person-centred care.

Nursing Standard. 25, 31,35-37. doi: 10.7748/ns2011.04.25.31.35.c8431