The shift from a medical to a nursing orientation: A comparison of Swedish nursing students' expectations when entering the nursing degree programme in 2003 and 2013.

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The focus of education in nursing has changed over time with a decreased focus on biomedicine and an increased focus on nursing science. It is therefore important to investigate whether these changes are also reflected in the students' conceptions and expectations of the programme over time.


  • Anna-Karin Edberg
  • Petra Lilja Andersson
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  • Nursing
Original languageEnglish
JournalNurse Education Today
Early online date2015 Jun 27
StatePublished - 2015
Publication categoryResearch