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Nursing Research and Practice
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 939153, 8 pages
“Values That Vanish into Thin Air”: Nurses' Experience of Ethical Values in Their Daily Work
1University of Nordland, 8049 Bodø, Norway
2Nordland Hospital, 8092 Bodø, Norway
3University of Stavanger, 4046 Stavanger, Norway
Received 7 April 2013; Revised 8 July 2013; Accepted 11 July 2013
Academic Editor: Maria Helena Palucci Marziale
Copyright © 2013 Gro Bentzen et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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