Notes On Nursing

Notes On Nursing

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by Florence Nightingale
     
 


Outspoken writings by the founder of modern nursing record fundamentals in the needs of the sick that must be provided in all nursing. Covers such timeless topics as ventilation, noise, food, more. See more details below

Overview


Outspoken writings by the founder of modern nursing record fundamentals in the needs of the sick that must be provided in all nursing. Covers such timeless topics as ventilation, noise, food, more.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781406835342
Publisher:
Echo Library
Publication date:
04/12/2007
Pages:
92
Product dimensions:
0.22(w) x 9.00(h) x 6.00(d)

Meet the Author

Notes on Nursing, which was published in 1860, served as the cornerstone of the curriculum at the Nightingale School and other nursing schools established. Notes on Nursing also sold well to the general reading public and is considered a classic introduction to nursing. Florence Nightingale would spend the rest of her life promoting the establishment and development of the nursing profession and organizing it into its modern form.

Table of Contents


Foreword   Judy Burckhardt Ph.D., RN     v
Preface     vii
Notes on Nursing
Ventilation and Warming     1
Health of Houses     11
Petty Management     21
Noise     29
Variety     43
Taking Food     49
What Food?     55
Bed and Bedding     65
Light     71
Cleanliness of Rooms and Walls     75
Personal Cleanliness     81
Chattering Hopes and Advices     85
Observation of the Sick     95
Conclusion     113
Footnotes     117
Cassandra     144
Correspondence     151

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