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Modern nursing

Winifred Hector

Modern nursing

theory and practice

by Winifred Hector

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Published by Heinemann in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nursing Care.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Winifred Hector.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 519 p. :
    Number of Pages519
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19980715M

    Contemporary Nursing: Issues, Trends, and Management by Barbara Cherry In the ever-changing world of nursing, this book provides a relevant and current look at the issues and trends facing nurses today and suggests ways to address them. Nursing Ethics in Everyday Practice by Connie M. Ulrich. She also published a book about her experiences in the Crimean War and the nursing practices that she developed on the field. This publication ensured that her legacy would live on. Her ideas formed the basis of modern nursing, and the basic techniques she pioneered are still widely practiced today. Her International Influence.

    This book, which was written in , was not only the foundation of modern nursing practices, but on many levels both Notes on Nursing: What It Is, and What It Is Not, and the subsequent Notes on Hospitals could be considered the impetuses for sustainable healthcare facility design. Near the beginning of Notes on Nursing, Nightingale wrote,File Size: KB. Teaching and Learning in Nursing. We hope that this book can be used as a resource to increase the body of knowledge in teaching and learning in nursing, thereby enhancing the role and contribution of health care professionals to clinical main aim of teaching and learning in nursing, at all levels, is to enhance the nurses' contribution to assist the individuals, families .

    Modern nursing owes much to Florence Nightingale, who ignited worldwide health care reform in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Known for her night rounds tending to the Crimean War wounded, Nightingale earned the title “Lady with a Lamp.”. * Elsevier is a leading publisher of health science books and journals, helping to advance medicine by delivering superior education, reference information and decision support tools to doctors, nurses, health practitioners and students.


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Florence Nightingale (), known as “The Lady With the Lamp,” was a British nurse, social reformer and statistician best known as the founder of modern nursing. “The lady with the lamp” and her contributions to modern nursing. Florence Nightingale, The book was meant to give hints for thought on how to nurse a sick patient rather than to serve as a comprehensive manual on how to become a nurse.

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