For millions of people worldwide, nurses are the difference between life and death, self-sufficiency and dependency, hope and despair. But a lack of understanding of what nurses really do — one perpetuated by popular media’s portrayal of nurses as simplistic archetypes — has devalued the profession and contributed to a global shortage that constitutes a public health crisis. Today, the thin…
By Sandy Summers, RN, MSN, MPH & Harry Jacobs Summers JD
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Examines the portrayal of nurses in the mass media, and the misconceptions that it fosters in the way that they are perceived by patients in comparison to the vital role that they ..
ISBN 10 : 0275992950
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Offers a practical approach to handling crisis negotiations in hostage situations..
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The day-by-day activities of the 39th Evacuation Hospital during World War II: from its inception at Camp Atterbury, In, to its deactivation at Camp Miles Standish, MA...
ISBN 10 : MINN:31951D02987861L
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ISBN 10 : 0309165938
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For more than 50 years, low-cost antimalarial drugs silently saved millions of lives and cured billions of debilitating infections. Today, however, these drugs no longer work again..
ISBN 10 : 0160528089
ISBN 13 : 9780160528088
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A collection of poems ranges from serious and personal topics to odd historical facts...