- Words: 1038
- Length: 4 Pages
- Topic: Health - Nursing
- Paper #: 11191901
psychiatric nursing practice in Australian prisons," Doyle (1999) attempts to discern what factors influence psychiatric nursing care. In particular, the researcher attempted to decide what factors may influence a nurse's ability to work effectively under straining circumstances, in this case working with challenging patients in a prison.
The problem as the researcher states it is that more than 100,000 patients require treatment while living in prison and correctional institutions. The