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Author Wieck, Lynn.

Title Stories for nurses : acts of caring / K. Lynn Wieck
Published St. Louis : Mosby, [2003]


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Description xii, 223 pages : illustrations ; 16 cm
Series Medical Humanities collection HHSL
Contents Sect. I. A Nose for News. 1. The Joy of Nursing. 2. Spontaneous Acts of Kindness. 3. Milestones. 4. The Other Side of Pain. 5. Death and Dying - A Part of Nursing Life. 6. Nursing Presence. 7. Sexuality and other Sensitive Topics. 8. Nurses' Stories. 9. My Most Unforgettable Patient -- Sect. II. Extra, Extra, Read All About It! 10. Humor is Good for What Ails You! 11. Celebrating Excellence in the Workplace. 12. Holiday Duty. 13. Does Your Family Get Leftovers? 14. Pondering - A Vanishing Art. 15. Being in Charge. 16. Dealing with Reality. 17. New Beginnings. 18. Reaching Back into Your Past -- Sect. III. All the News That's Fit to Print. 19. I Need a Hug! 20. The Naked Truth. 21. Is "Care" Just a Four-letter Word? 22. Patient Fears. 23. Cultural Differences and Nursing Care. 24. Defining What is Acceptable. 25. Empowering our Patients - A New Mandate? 26. Independence Day. 27. Power Struggle. 28. Attitude is Everything! -- Sect. IV. Newsflash! 29. The Good Old Days. 30. Fame and Fortune. 31. Student Nurses - Investing in the Future. 32. Graduation - Nursing Beginnings. 33. The Emerging Workforce. 34. Young Nurses Bloom Where They are Planted. 35. Lifelong Learning - A Nursing Commitment. 36. Creating Change. 37. The Human Side of Technology. 38. A Stroll Down Memory Lane. 39. A Vision for Nursing
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Wieck, Lynn -- Anecdotes.
Nurses -- Job satisfaction.
Nurses' writings, American.
Nursing -- Biography.
Nursing -- Anecdotes.
Caring -- Anecdotes.
Genre/Form Anecdotes.
Author 1967. Denmark
LC no. 68086567
ISBN 0323020216
Other Titles Acts of caring