Document Type

Conference Paper

Publication Details

Horne, A., Andersen, P., Brown, R. & Crookes, P. (2011). Tomorrows workforce: factors influencing nursing students' development of nursing assessment & clinical skills. Australasian Nurse Educators Conference 2011 Wintec, Hamilton, New Zealand: Australasian Nurse Educators Conference.


Research Design - The aim of this research was to: •Describe student nurses experiences undertaking nursing assessments on clients in clinical practice. •Identify factors influencing the students’ ability to perform assessments. •Determine the types of nursing assessments undertaken by students and the frequency of these. •Identify student involvement in completing assessment documentation on nursing assessments.

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Australasian Nurse Educators Conference