Wide Neighborhoods: A Story of the Frontier Nursing Service

Wide Neighborhoods: A Story of the Frontier Nursing Service

by Mary Breckinridge
     
 

ISBN-10: 0813114535

ISBN-13: 9780813114538

Pub. Date: 12/28/1952

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:
9780813114538
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
Publication date:
12/28/1952
Pages:
371
Product dimensions:
5.85(w) x 8.89(h) x 1.03(d)

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