The consultation took place with just myself present, no other nurses were in the room at the time of the appointment.The consultation lasted around half an hour, during which time myself and the patient discussed the history of his problems with his skin and the emotional distress that the spots were causing him.
The Gibbs (1988) model of reflection suggests that the process of reflection is systematic and follows a number of specific steps in order to be successful.
This model of reflection is a type of formal reflection, which draws on research and puts forward a theory as to how most effectively put into practice to process of reflection.
The process can be broken down into six key steps: The Royal College of Nursing (2012) believes the Gibbs (1988) model of reflection to be particularly superior because emphasises the role of emotions and acknowledges their importance in the reflection process.
Nursing can often be an emotionally charged career, especially for nurses working in areas such as psychiatric health and palliative care.
The situation had left the patient with severe disabilities and he relied on cares for all his daily functions.
The patient had a total hip replacement to remove the diseased part.However, the review also found that acne treatment may lead to improvement of the psychological disorder that are so often co-morbid.This made me feel re-assured that prescribing oxytetracycline had been the right thing to do.The essay reflects on an incident that occurred while I was working in one of the orthopedic wards.I have chosen this incident as my first clinical emergency experience.Therefore, reflection on these emotions and exploration of how to manage them and improve management of them in the future is of particular importance in the nursing profession.A young male patient aged 16 years came into the clinic around three days ago.I therefore researched related topics and my knowledge within this area developed.Description The patient was admitted to the orthopedic ward of this local community hospital due to advanced rheumatoid arthritis that caused joint pain, stiffness, and swelling.Introduction This reflective essay discusses a clinical incident that took place during my shit at work.I use this reflective model to discuss how I have attained the necessary competence level in my nursing practice. The model incorporates description feelings, evaluation, analysis, conclusion and an action plan.