The first in a brand new series from the bestselling author of THE FOUR STREETS, and RUBY FLYNN It is 1953 and five very different girls are arriving at the nurses home in Lovely Lane, Liverpool, to start their training at St Angelus Hospital Dana has escaped from her family farm on the west
A first person account from a young critical care physician describes how toward the end of her medical training she suddenly became a patient fighting for her own life, revealing how her experiences exposed her to flaws in today s care standards and how to better embrace the emotional bond between
Christmas 1941 and the nurses at the Nightingale are facing their toughest winter yet With shortages everywhere, and every news bulletin announcing defeats and losses, the British people are weary and demoralised and The Nightingale Hospital is suffering too Millie is recently widowed and
Welcome to the district nurses home on Steeple Street, where everyone has a secret Ambitious young nurse Agnes Sheridan had a promising future ahead of her until a tragic mistake brought all her dreams crashing down and cost her the love and respect of everyone around her Now she has come to
In a book as eye opening as it is riveting, practicing nurse and New York Times columnist Theresa Brown invites us to experience not just a day in the life of a nurse but all the life that happens in just one day on a hospital s cancer ward In the span of twelve hours, lives can be lost,
The USA Today bestselling author of The Midwife of Hope River returns with a heartfelt sequel, a novel teeming with life and full of humor and warmth, one that celebrates the human spirit The Great Depression has hit West Virginia hard Men are out of work women struggle to feed hungry children.
In this lively, fast paced narrative, New York Times bestselling author Alexandra Robbins digs deep into the subculture of nursing, drawing readers into a brilliantly captivating in depth investigation of the extraordinary working lives of nurses and the shocking behind the scenes secrets that all
Echo Heron presents riveting and unforgettable narratives from emergency room nurses across the nation EMERGENCY 24 7 Nurses of the Emergency Room, portrays thirty one nurses, each with a distinctive voice and unique view of what really goes on behind the closed doors of the secret and chaotic
As the war takes its toll, the Nightingale nurses must do their bit for king and country Dora is the devoted mother of twin babies but, determined to help the war effort, she goes back to work at the Nightingale Hospital More used to nights out in the West End, Jennifer and Cissy volunteer in the
By 2035, 11.5 million Americans will be over the age of eighty five, than double today s 5 million, living longer than ever before To enable all of us to age with dignity and security in the face of this coming Age Wave, our society must learn to value the care of our elders The process of
When 18 year old Mary Hazard touched down in post war Putney to begin her nurse s training, she could never have known that it was the beginning of a colourful career that would still be going 60 years later one of the longest ever serving NHS nurses.For Mary, raised in a strict convent in rural
Not Your Average Nurse: From 1970s London to Outback Australia, the True Story of an Unlikely Girl and an Extraordinary Career23 February 2020 | By Maggie Groff | Filed in: nursing.
To a young girl the life of a student nurse sounds exciting, but with long hours and short shrift it s never easy So when Maggie Groff embarks as a student nurse at London s King s College Hospital she must quickly get to grips with the demands of her chosen career It s sink or swim.In a
ACE Nursing Assessment On the go Head to Toe Health Assessment The physical assessment can bring butterflies to any nursing student it did for me It s hard to remember the order, the technique, the process, and all the abnormalities This health assessment book for nursing students helps