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Enfermería Global

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JACONDINO, Michelle Barboza et al. Professional ties in nursing work: important element for care. Enferm. glob. [online]. 2014, vol.13, n.34, pp.148-159. ISSN 1695-6141.

Objective: This study aims to know the professional ties established in the work process of a nursing staff of a surgical admission unit. Method: It is a qualitative study, conducted with five professionals of a nursing staff of a surgical admission unit, through a non-participant simple observation and self-applied questionnaire. The data were submitted to thematic analysis and the Theory of Professional Ties was used as the theoretical reference. Results: The results indicate aggregator and positive professional ties among nursing workers that favor the development of care. The nurse was considered an important social agent to join the nursing staff in favor of health attendance and to develop the capacities of workers. Integration, acceptance and union among workers are essential to the performance of work process in nursing. Conclusions: The Theory of Professional Ties can be used to strength ties among the nursing staff, in search of a healthy work environment from human relations more harmonious.

Keywords : Nursing; Interpersonal relationships; Nursing staff; Nursing theory.

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