Pflegeethik als Verpflichtung zur Wahrnehmung personaler Verantwortung der Pflegenden in funktionalisierten Handlungsfeldern der Pflege
Nursing ist to be understand as a special activity of one person with regard to another person. Nursing, therefore, requires thorough spezialized knowledge, on the one hand, and an attitude which enables nurses to make rational decisions under consideration of patients´ subjective reality, on the other hand. Consequently, nursing is to be characterized as special human activity on the basis of personal responsibility. Starting an an overview of the history of nursing this elaboration aims to give reason for the necessity for nursing under personal responsibility. This reasons are based on selected models of ethics and take into account the professional care.