Spirituality: the Holy Grail of contemporary nursing practice


  • Fiona Timmins PHD, MSC, MA, FFNRCSI, BNS, BSc (Open) RNT, RGN,

    Associate Professor, Corresponding author
    • School of Nursing and Midwifery, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
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  • Wilf McSherry PhD, MPhil, BSc (Hons), PGCE (FE), PGCRM, RGN, NT, FHEA, FRCN

    Professor in Dignity of Care for Older People
    1. Faculty of Health Sciences Staffordshire University, The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust, UK
    2. Haraldsplass Deaconess University College, Bergen, Norway
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Fiona Timmins

School of Nursing and Midwifery

24 D'Olier St.

Trinity College Dublin

Dublin 2


E-mail: fiona.timmins@tcd.ie