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How detrimental do you feel these negative depictions are to our profession in regard to how the public may perceive nursing?

Nurses are often portrayed in a less than flattering light in the media (television, movies, etc). Describe one such portrayal/stereotype and its reflection upon the profession of nursing. How detrimental do you feel these negative depictions are to our profession in regard to how the public may perceive nursing? What actions can we take collectively and individually to correct these types of portrayals in the media?