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Social networking through Facebook: Are we asking for friends or foes?

Mccarthy, R 2011, 'Social networking through Facebook: Are we asking for friends or foes?' , British Journal of Midwifery, 19 (7) , pp. 452-453.

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Despite several papers cautioning midwives about their personal and professional use of social networking sites (Bacon and Lee, 2010; Stewart, 2010; Wray, 2010), supervisors of midwives are frequently encountering issues which stem from such sites and incur breaches of the Code (Nursing and Midwifery Council, 2008). Midwives need to be familiar with the Code and equally knowledgeable about the ways in which social networking sites can render them susceptible to breaches of it.

Item Type: Article
Themes: Health and Wellbeing
Schools: Colleges and Schools > College of Health & Social Care > School of Nursing, Midwifery, Social Work & Social Sciences > Centre for Nursing, Midwifery & Social Work Research
Journal or Publication Title: British Journal of Midwifery
Publisher: Mark Allen Publishers
Refereed: Yes
ISSN: 0969-4900
Depositing User: Rosemary McCarthy
Date Deposited: 07 Oct 2011 11:02
Last Modified: 20 Aug 2013 17:12

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