Imagen de la enfermería a través de la prensa escrita ¿necesitamos visibilizar los cuidados enfermeros?

Selene Sánchez-Gras
2017 Cultura de los Cuidados Revista de Enfermería y Humanidades  
74 Imagen de la enfermería a través de la prensa escrita ¿necesitamos visibilizar los cuidados enfermeros? Nursing's image in the press. Do we need greater recognition for nursing care? Imagem da enfermagem por meio da imprensa. Será que precisamos visibilizar os cuidados enfermeiros? Selene Sánchez-Gras Graduada en Enfermería por la Universidad de Alicante. Cómo citar este artículo en edición digital: Sánchez-Gras, S. (2017). Imagen de la enfermería a través de la prensa escrita ¿necesitamos
more » ... rita ¿necesitamos visibilizar los cuidados enfermeros? Cultura de los Cuidados (Edición digital), 21(49). Recuperado de http://dx. ABSTRACT Introduction : several studies show that the public image of nurses and their professional image are not related. The social image of a profession is very conditioned by the way it is represented in the media. Therefore, the aim of the study was to present a critical and exhaustive analysis of the treatment received by the profession and the professional nursing in the daily press. Material and Methods: in the first phase of the study has been conducted a literature reviews to know the status of the matter. Subsequently, is proposed a qualitative and analytical study about the sources published in regional and national newspapers in which news apperars nursing. Results: a total of 235 news were selected and analyzed. After analysis of their content, eight categories that help explain the reflected image of nursing in the press emerged. Discussion / Conclusions: in general, the image is transmitted in the press is the image of someone with a secondary role associated with another profession, without responsibility, autonomy or ability in decision process. This image must be changed by ourselves.
doi:10.14198/cuid.2017.49.08 fatcat:s5sehfz7b5gbfgbh4ywweq32xm