This artiele identifies assumptions common to interpreting technological progress in contemporary nursing practice.
Technology is described in terms of its characteristics and progress is identified as an ideologica assumption influencing the way we think about, practice, and explain technology in contemporary nursing.
Arguments associated with linear development, the elimination of scarcity, the technological imperative, the advancement of nursing, and technology as a neutral phenomenon are examined.
It is argued that understanding progress assists us to develop insight into the relationship between technology and nursing.
Mots-clés Pascal : Infirmier, Technologie, Progrès technique, Pratique professionnelle, Homme, Article synthèse, Personnel sanitaire
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Nurse, Technology, Technical progress, Professional practice, Human, Review, Health staff
Notice produite par :
Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 99-0515863
Code Inist : 002B30A05. Création : 18/05/2000.