Three Forensic Nursing Science Simulations Academic Article uri icon


  • © 2015. Background: This article describes an innovative approach of developing and implementing three simulation scenarios that focus on forensic nursing science education. Methods: The scenarios include a blunt force trauma patient, gunshot wound patient, and strangulation assault patient. Students participated in an elective where simulation was implemented to apply new knowledge. Results: The students appreciated learning about forensic nursing science within a simulation setting. Conclusion: The article describes scenario details including simulation setup, objectives, and expected outcomes.

published proceedings

  • Clinical Simulation in Nursing

author list (cited authors)

  • Drake, S. A., & Adams, N. L.

citation count

  • 5

complete list of authors

  • Drake, Stacy A||Adams, Nickie L

publication date

  • March 2015