Florence Nightingale. by D. Lammond

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Written in English

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  • Nightingale, Florence, 1820-1910,
  • Nurses and nursing -- History

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SeriesGreat lives. [58]
LC ClassificationsUH347.N6 L3
The Physical Object
Pagination144 p.
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6332461M
LC Control Number36001254

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NOTES ON NURSING What it is, and what it is not BY FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE New York D. Appleton and Company In a little book on nursing, published a short time ago, we are told, that, "with proper care it is very seldom that the windows cannot be opened for a few minutes twice in the day to admit fresh air from without." I should think.

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Nightingale came to prominence while serving as a manager of nurses trained by her during the Crimean War, where she organised the tending to wounded soldiers. The information about Florence Nightingale shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks.

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Florence Nightingale and her nurses saw soldiers suffering from frostbite, dysentery, cholera and typhus living in ‘utterly chaotic, unsanitary and inhumane living conditions’. ‘There were no blankets, beds, furniture, food, or cooking utensils, but there were rats and fleas everywhere’, historian Eileen Magnello has recounted.

Born in Florence, Italy, of wealthy parents, Florence Nightingale was a British nurse who is regarded as the founder of modern nursing practice. She was a strong proponent of hospital reform. She was trained in Germany at the Institute of Protestant Deaconesses in Kaiserswerth, which had a program for patient care training and for hospital /5(2).

Florence Nightingale was an English nurse known for her work during the Crimean war. Every night, she would make rounds through the camps, checking on each soldier, earning her the nickname “The Lady with the Lamp”.

She established a nursing school at St. Thomas’ Hospital in London, becoming a pioneer of modern and professional nursing. First edition of Notes on Hospitals from the Derby Local Studies Library.: This is a list of the better-known of Florence Nightingale's writings. Her output was enormous.

(Find her complete writings here.) The student of Miss Nightingale should realize that she only received money for writing one book, Notes on Nursing, and even that, it is rumored, was a small amount. Notes on Nursing by Florence Nightingale Notes on Nursing by Florence Nightingale Produced by Carol David and PG Distributed Proofreaders NOTES ON NURSING: WHAT IT IS, AND WHAT IT IS NOT.

BY FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE. PREFACE. The following notes are by no means intended as a rule of thought by which nurses can teach themselves to nurse, still. A very good documentary about Florence Nightingale.

It tackles her legacy with both positive and negative interpretations. This will be particularly useful for students of the Crimean War era and. Florence Nightingale's methods were revolutionary in her time, and they form the basis for the techniques of patient management that have been taught ever since.

Notes on Nursing is a great overview, in her own words, of Florence Nightingale's ideas on care, cleanliness, and the nursing process in general. Her directives are widely applicable.

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Thomas's hospital Language: English: LoC Class: RT: Medicine: Nursing: Subject: Nursing -- Vocational guidance. And that includes Florence Nightingale. Selfless and God-fearing, Ms. Nightingale left a life of luxury to care for the sick and dying during the Crimean War.

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