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Processes for disciplining nurses for unprofessional conduct of a serious nature: a critique.

Johnstone M-J, Kanitsaki O. Journal of advanced nursing. 2005;50:363-71.

An analysis of disciplinary actions of Australian nurses indicated that methods for dealing with deliberate malfeasance were appropriate, but management of honest mistakes did not yet incorporate current thinking on human error management.