Revista da Escola de Enfermagem da USP
Print version ISSN 0080-6234
GALVAO, Cristina Maria; TREVIZAN, Maria Auxiliadora; SAWADA, Namie Okino and MENDES, Isabel Amélia Costa. Situational leadership: a model for application in Brazilian nursing. Rev. esc. enferm. USP [online]. 1997, vol.31, n.2, pp.227-236. ISSN 0080-6234. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0080-62341997000200005.
Leadership is a very important theme to the management of nursing care provided to the patient. This study aimed at presenting key-concepts of the leadership model developed by Hersey and Blanchard, entitled Situational Leadership. We believe that this model can bring relevant contributions to nurse's leadership skills.
Keywords : Situational Leadership; Nurse; Hospital Context.