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ready International Classification for Nursing Practice

Abbreviation: ICNP

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The International Classification for Nursing Practice (ICNP) is a formal terminology. It provides a dictionary of terms and expressive relationships that nurses can use to describe and report their practice in a systematic way. The resulting information is used reliably to support care and effective decision-making, and inform nursing education, research and health policy.


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Created in 1993

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How to cite this record ICNP; International Classification for Nursing Practice; DOI:; Last edited: Dec. 18, 2019, 10:59 a.m.; Last accessed: Mar 06 2021 11:45 a.m.

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The International Classification For Nursing Practice.

Mortensen RA,Nielsen GH
Stud Health Technol Inform 2004

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