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Nursing ethics - Beneficence and non-maleficence

What is the difference between beneficence and non-maleficence? Examples from clinical nursing practice is required.

(Answer provided in approximately 100 words.)

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Beneficence - the promotion of healing.

A nurse administering antibiotics.

Non-maleficence - ensuring no harm is done in our actions or lack thereof.

A nurse advising a patient who is addicted to alcohol ...

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