Ten Great Nursing Topics For A Research Paper

If you are studying nursing, it is safe to say that you are a pretty intelligent person. However, when it comes to a research paper, brains are nothing if you don't choose a good topic. Fortunately, you don't have to worry about finding a good topic all by yourself because we've got you covered. Here are ten great topics for your nursing research paper.

  1. History of nursing -

    Nursing has a rich history and so there is no limit to what you can get out of this topic.

  2. Males in nursing -

    Gender equality becoming the issue that it is, this is an interesting topic which will allow to study the effects of gender stereotyping in nursing.

  3. Celebrated nurses -

    If you choose this topic, you will likely have to do a lot of research as even the most celebrated nurses aren't that celebrated in the mainstream.  

  4. Shortage of nurses -

    In the past decade, there has been a dramatic decrease in the number of people entering nursing. Why is this?

  5. The daily activities of a nurse -

    Quite often, nursing is viewed as an easy alternative to being a doctor. This is in part due to the public being unaware of the work a nurse actually has to do.

  6. Morals and ethics in nursing -

    This is complicated topic and focuses on the nurse's responsibility to do what is best for the patient even if it is against the patient's wishes.

  7. Why people enter nursing -

    Why does somebody choose to become a nurse instead of a doctor? Are they intimidated by the workload of a doctor? Did they not work hard enough in school? Do they simply prefer the idea of being a nurse?

  8. The reality of nursing -

    Nurses are often portrayed as sexy and dimwitted women; but just what is the reality?

  9. The need for nurses -

    Do we really need nurses? Could we survive if everybody in medicine was a doctor or a surgeon?

  10. Contemporary medicine and nursing -

    Should those who provide contemporary and alternative medicine be considered nurses? If not, why not?

So there you go. Ten topics which will help you get a good grade in your nursing research paper. Join us next week when we discuss how to insert and IV.

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