Nurses' Work: Issues Across Time and Place / Edition 1

Nurses' Work: Issues Across Time and Place / Edition 1

by Patricia D'Antonio

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ISBN-10: 0826102115

ISBN-13: 9780826102119

Pub. Date: 09/01/2006

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company


Every nursing student and practicing nurse would benefit from reading this book. Score: 91, 4 stars

--Doody's "



Every nursing student and practicing nurse would benefit from reading this book. Score: 91, 4 stars

--Doody's "

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6.34(w) x 9.04(h) x 0.95(d)

Table of Contents


    Foreword, Patricia E. Benner


    Section 1: Those Who do Nurses' Work

  1. Introduction, Patricia D'Antonio
  2. Family Caregiving in the Nineteenth Century: Emily Hawley Gillespie and Sarah Gillespie Huftalen, 1858-1888, Emily K. Abel
  3. The Legacy of Domesticity: Nursing in Early Nineteenth-Century America, Patricia D'Antonio
  4. Unheralded Nurses: Male Caregivers in the Nineteenth-Century South, Linda E. Sabin
  5. Satisfied to Carry the Bag: Three Black Community Health Nurses' Contributions to Health Care Reform, 1900-1937, Marie O. Pitts Mosley
  6. Section 2: Nursing's Ambivalent Relationship with Money

  7. Introduction, Ellen D. Baer
  8. A Sound Economic Basis for Schools of Nursing, Mary Adelaide Nutting
  9. Nursing's Divided Loyalties: An Historical Case Study, Ellen D. Baer
  10. "A Necessity in the Nursing World": The Chicago Nurses Professional Registry, 1913-1950, Jean C. Whelan
  11. The Cost of Caring: The Metropolitan Life Insurance Company's Visiting Nurse Service, 1909-1953, Diane Hamilton
  12. Section 3: Doing Nurses' Work

  13. Introduction, Sylvia D. Rinker
  14. Nurses: The Early Twentieth-Century Tuberculosis Preventorium's "Connecting Link," Cynthia A. Connolly
  15. "The Steel Cocoon": Tales of the Nurses and Patients of the Iron Lung, 1929-1955, Lynne M. Dunphy
  16. Blood Work: Canadian Nursing and Blood Transfusion, 1942-1990, Cynthia Toman
  17. Blurring the Boundaries between Medicine and Nursing: Coronary Care Nursing, Circa the 1960s, Arlene W. Keeling

    Section 4: Work and Knowledge

  18. Introduction, Joan E. Lynaugh
  19. Theory and Practice, Agnes S. Brennen
  20. The Nurse-Clinician, Frances Reiter
  21. The Development of a Personal Concept, Virginia A. Henderson
  22. Clinical Nursing Practices and Patient Outcomes: Evaluation, Evolution, and Revolution, Margaret D. Sovie
  23. Historical Analysis of Siderail Use in American Hosptials, Barbara L. Brush and Elizabeth Capezuti


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