The kindness and skill of a good nurse is critical to the healing process. Every day, nurses help us when we are at our most vulnerable—and every day they make enormous differences in our lives. These three stories in True Stories about Nurses remind you that there’s nothing more healing than a soft touch, a warm voice, and a capable hand. These stories are a small way to say thank you to…
By Colleen Sell
ISBN 10 : 9781440538360
ISBN 13 : 1440538360
The kindness and skill of a good nurse is critical to the healing process. Every day, nurses help us when we are at our most vulnerable—and every day they make enormous differenc..
ISBN 10 : 9789814634762
ISBN 13 : 981463476X
From the ICU to the psychiatric ward, student nurse Irwin Choo takes us on a journey into the world of nursing in a typical hospital in Penang, Malaysia. As a teenager, Irwin knew ..
ISBN 10 : 9781937163136
ISBN 13 : 193716313X
This collection of true narratives reflects the dynamism and diversity of nurses, who provide the first vital line of patient care. Here, nurses remember their first “sticks,” ..
ISBN 10 : 9781448184132
ISBN 13 : 1448184134
On 3 September 1939, the Prime Minister declared that Britain was at war with Nazi Germany. Thousands of young women, many of them barely out of school, were sent headlong into gru..
ISBN 10 : 160714428X
ISBN 13 : 9781607144281
These 25 true stories reveal what it is like to practice nursing in a country different from one’s own. As the New York Times noted: “At a time when many people feel lucky to h..
ISBN 10 : 9781935476689
ISBN 13 : 1935476688
A book for staff nurses about evidence-based practice--one of the most important movements in health care in the 21st Century. The 90 stories are written by staff nurses in health-..
ISBN 10 : 9781921901393
ISBN 13 : 192190139X
It takes something special to be a bush nurse working in rural and remote Australia. These remarkable women patch people up and keep them alive while waiting for the doctor to arri..