Research areas at the department

The department’s main objective is to develop and disseminate interdisciplinary knowledge of care and ethics, to assure high quality, sound practice and considerate help in health services.

Research areas at the department:

  • Bases for and terms of care in today’s welfare
  • Health, suffering and life phenomena
  • Nursing science – theoretical and clinical
  • Professional development in relational work
  • Care ethics, ethical practices in health and care services
  • Qualitative method development

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