A nurse's place is at the bedsideBMJ 1995; 311 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.311.7000.325 (Published 29 July 1995) Cite this as: BMJ 1995;311:325
- M Barton
- Staff nurse Hospital of St Cross, Rugby CV22 5PX
EDITOR,--I was impressed recently while reading a nursing journal to find an article written by an orthopaedic surgeon, Robert Hay.1 In keeping with this spirit of interprofessional communication I have chosen to reply to Hay's article in the BMJ.
While delighted that Hay chose to communicate directly with the nursing profession, I am dismayed by his comments concerning nursing in general, nursing research …