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History as evidence : nursing interventions through time / [edited by] Patricia D'Antonio, Sandra B. Lewenson.

D'Antonio, Patricia, 1955-
[2011], ©2011
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Nursing interventions through time.


New York : Springer Pub. Co., [2011], ©2011.

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xxiv, 224 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm


Sweating, purging, and a passion for care : the yellow fever nurse in the deep South in the early nineteenth century / Linda Sabin -- Determining children's "best interests" in the midst of an epidemic : a cautionary tale from history / Cynthia Anne Connolly -- Treating influenza 1918 and 2010 : recycled interventions / Arlene W. Keeling -- "An obstinate and sometimes gangrenous sore" : prevention and nursing care of bedsores, 1900 to the 1940s / Helen Zuelzer -- Body, soul, and service : Catholic sister-nurses in late nineteenth and early twentieth century hospitals / Barbara Mann Wall -- Bridging the gaps : collaborative health work in the City of Brotherly Love, 1900-1920 / J. Margo Brooks Carthon -- Filling the gaps in community care : parish nurses working out of congregations / Lisa M. Zerull -- Obstetric nursing : for the patient or the doctor? / Sylvia Rinker -- Nursing patients with cancer in the 1950s : new issues and old challenges / Brigid Lusk -- Trial and negotiation in a technological system : case study of the Swan-Ganz catheter / Kathleen G. Burke -- Black Canadian nurses and technology / Karen Flynn -- To avoid expense and suffering : public health nurses and the struggle for health services / Rima D. Apple -- The visit : nurse practitioners and the negotiation of practice / Julie A. Fairman -- Nursing the borderlands of life : hospice and the politics of health care reform / Joy Buck.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.


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