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Ma, K., Wright, D. K., Vanderspank-Wright, B., Peterson, W. E., & Carnevale, F. A. (2020). Nurses’ moral experiences of ethically meaningful end-of-life care: Distress, resilience, responsibility, and care. Research and Theory for Nursing Practice34(3), 269-285.

McMillan, K., Wright, D. K., McPherson, C. J., Ma, K., & Bitzas, V. (2021). Visitor Restrictions, Palliative Care, and Epistemic Agency: A Qualitative Study of Nurses’ Relational Practice During the Coronavirus Pandemic. Global Qualitative Nursing Research8, 23333936211051702.

Passos dos Santos, R., Macdonald, M. E., & Carnevale, F. A. (2022). Moral experiences of children with medical complexity: A participatory hermeneutic ethnography in Brazil. Journal of Child Health Care. 

Sofronas, M; Wright, DK. (2021). Neuropalliative Care: An Integrative Review of the Nursing Literature. International Journal of Nursing Research, In Press, January 2021. doi:

Sofronas, M; Wright, DK; Carnevale, FA. (2018). Personhood: An Evolutionary Concept Analysis for Nursing Ethics, Theory, Practice and Research. Nursing Forum, 58: 406-415.

Sorensen, S. J., Sofronas, M., Hudson, H., & Wright, D. K. (2021). Supporting ethical ICU nursing practice in organ donation: An analysis of personhood. The Canadian Journal of Critical Care Nursing, 32(1), 18–26. DOI: 10.5737/23688653-3211826

White, L. (2022). Palliative Care Nursing as Mindfulness: Embodying a Relational Ethic through Strong Emotion, Uncertainty and Death. Routledge Taylor & Francis Publishers.

Wright, D. K., Chan, L. S., Fishman, J. R., & Macdonald, M. E. (2021). “Reflection and soul searching”: Negotiating nursing identity at the fault lines of palliative care and medical assistance in dying. Social science & medicine (1982)289, 114366.

Wright, D. K., Gastmans, C., Vandyk, A., & de Casterlé, B. D. (2020). Moral identity and palliative sedation: A systematic review of normative nursing literature. Nursing Ethics27(3), 868–886.

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