International Journal of
Nursing and Midwifery

  • Abbreviation: Int. J. Nurs. Midwifery
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2456
  • DOI: 10.5897/IJNM
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 201

Full Length Research Paper

Management skills required for nursing middle managers in the next generation in perinatal medical care

Megumi Abe
  • Megumi Abe
  • School of Health Sciences, Tokushima University, Tokushima, Japan.
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Toshiyuki Yasui
  • Toshiyuki Yasui
  • Department of Reproductive and Menopausal Medicine, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Tokushima University, Tokushima, Japan.
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Yukie Matsuura
  • Yukie Matsuura
  • Department of Reproductive and Menopausal Medicine, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Tokushima University, Tokushima, Japan.
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Mari Haku
  • Mari Haku
  • Department of Midwifery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Tokushima University, Tokushima, Japan.
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  •  Received: 27 July 2020
  •  Accepted: 30 November 2020
  •  Published: 31 December 2020


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