Knowledge and Positions on Bioethical Dilemmas in a Sample of Spanish Nursing Students: A Questionnaire Study
Iglesias, Marta Elena Losa
Becerro de Bengoa Vallejo, Ricardo
Ceña, Domingo Palacios
Fuentes, Paloma Salvadores
Contemporary nurse : a journal for the Australian nursing profession 2011 Apr-Jun; 38(1-2): 18-23
This study, performed in Madrid, Spain, evaluates nursing students' understanding and attitudes about bioethical dilemmas that they will likely confront as health care providers. We asked 86 juniors in the King Juan Carlos University Nursing baccalaureate program about their knowledge of and personal attitudes on five biomedical advances: eugenics, experimentation with unimplanted embryos, human cloning, abortion, and euthanasia. Students reported being most knowledgeable about abortion and euthanasia and least familiar with eugenics. Examining the data for a correlation between the two phenomenon (knowledge and position) with respect to each of these five biomedical issues, the students reported significantly Conversely, they held significantly neutral positions on eugenics, a virtually unfamiliar topic for them (r = 0.618, p
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