volume 4, issue 1, P60-62 1966
DOI: 10.1016/s0001-2092(08)70547-7
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Abstract: Professional nursing care is vital in reconstructive surgery. The patient has a right to expect that he will receive the quality of nursing care necessary to help him regain or maintain his maximum degree of health, and that the nursing personnel who care for him are qualified to carry out the services for which they are responsible. The operating room nurse fulfills a dual role: first, supplying technical assistance to facilitate the surgeon's task and second, bearing a supportive relationship to her patient…

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