Wide Neighborhoods: A Story of the Frontier Nursing Service / Edition 1

Wide Neighborhoods: A Story of the Frontier Nursing Service / Edition 1

by Mary Breckinridge
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0813101492

ISBN-13: 9780813101491

Pub. Date: 12/28/1981

Publisher: University Press of Kentucky

"The autobiography of Mary Breckinridge, the remarkable founder of the Frontier Nursing Service. Riding out on horseback, the FNS nurse-midwives, the first of their profession in this country, proved that high mortality rates and malnutrition need not be the norm in rural areas. By their example and through their graduates, the FNS has exacted a lasting influence

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"The autobiography of Mary Breckinridge, the remarkable founder of the Frontier Nursing Service. Riding out on horseback, the FNS nurse-midwives, the first of their profession in this country, proved that high mortality rates and malnutrition need not be the norm in rural areas. By their example and through their graduates, the FNS has exacted a lasting influence on family health care throughout the world."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780813101491
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
Publication date:
12/28/1981
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
400
Product dimensions:
5.56(w) x 8.52(h) x 0.83(d)

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