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Nurses on the Front Line: When Disaster Strikes, 1878-2010
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Nurses on the Front Line: When Disaster Strikes, 1878-2010

Publication Year: 2010
Edition: 1
Authors/Editor: Wall, Barbra Mann; Keeling, Arlene W.
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
ISBN: 978-0-826-10519-6
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More than a simple narrative, this text provides intimate first-hand experiences-through letters, memoirs, oral histories, and newspaper articles-of health care workers, survivors, and civic and private organizations that reflect on the character and speed of responders during a disaster. It illustrates how nurses can restore stability in the aftermath of a chaotic event and analyzes the nurses' role as part of a community response.

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    Ovid
  • Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Wall, Barbra Mann; Keeling, Arlene W.
  • ISBN: 978-0-826-10519-6
  • Specialty:
    Nursing Education
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1
  • Pages: 291
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2010

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