“Do You Even Know What I Do In There?”: Media Representations and the Nursing Profession

“Luca do you even know what I do in there?” Abby Lockhart asks Dr Luca Kovac in fictional medical dram¬†ER. Abby’s frustrated question about her role in the emergency trauma echoes a question asked by many a real nurse when dealing with doctors, medical students, patients, their families, and members of the public. Medical television […]