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SANTOS, Claudia B. dos and LUCHESI, Luciana Barizon. The image of nursing in view of stereotypes: a bibliographic review. In Proceedings of the 8. Brazilian Nursing Communication Symposium, 2002, San Pablo (SP, Brazil) [online]. 2002 [cited 18 May 2013]. Available from: <http://www.proceedings.scielo.br/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=MSC0000000052002000200009&lng=en&nrm=iso> .
By investigating the presence of stereotypes related to the nursing profession and how these can hinder communication with clients, this work aimed at making a bibliographic review of the reflections about this theme as well as discussions regarding its origin, with a view to seeking theoretical concepts that allow for a critical analysis of the profession and its History.
Keywords : nursing; image of nursing; stereotype.