Florence Nightingale, Nursing, and Health Care Today by Lynn, PhD, LLD McDonald

By Lynn, PhD, LLD McDonald

Contributes new insights to Nightingale’s relevance for nursing today

This in-depth research of Nightingale's legacy is going past demonstrated scholarship to check her lesser known--and arguably much more important--writings past Notes on Nursing. The e-book demonstrates afresh her unprecedented and ongoing impact on specialist nursing, at the middle suggestions of well-being, disorder, and entry to care as we comprehend them this present day. It introduces readers to the "real" Florence Nightingale – who pioneered evidence-based healthiness care, campaigned for clinic defense, promoted monetary possibilities for ladies, and mentored generations of nursing leaders.

The first a part of the booklet makes a speciality of Nightingale's middle nursing strategies: gender and women’s concerns, schooling, healthiness advertising, an infection keep an eye on, expert ethics, pediatrics, and palliative care, and the way they've got transcended time to persuade specialist nursing this day. the writer attracts on reviews from present nursing and scientific literature to illustrate the continued relevance of Nightingale’s paintings. within the moment a part of the ebook, the writer provides key writings through Nightingale, together with the little-known history paintings that formed her iconic Notes on Nursing. It is going directly to hide key later writings, which convey how her principles advanced with advances in scientific technological know-how and nursing practice.

Key Features:

  • Expands on demonstrated scholarship to bare Nightingale’s contributions to conception, technological know-how, and coverage in better breadth and depth
  • Demonstrates the striking relevance of her paintings to nursing matters today
  • Nightingale’s middle nursing options of healthiness promoting, ailment prevention, and entry to care
  • Disseminates Nightingale writing specially appropriate to nursing leaders and coverage advocates.

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