Commentary: Effects of a Double-Bind Environment

Authors

  • Jeanne Quint Benoliel DNSc RN FAAN

    Professor emeritus
    1. community health care systems department at the University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle, WA.
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Abstract

The rehabilitation of a paraplegic prisoner presents an ethical dilemma that poses questions not easily answered. Because an outside perspective often can make us view situations in different and enlightening ways, Rehabilitation Nursing has asked a distinguished nurse ethicist to provide a commentary on “Rehabilitation of a Paraplegic Prisoner: Conflicts for Patient and Nurses.”

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