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Nurses in war : voices from Iraq and Afghanistan / Elizabeth Scannell-Desch, Mary Ellen Doherty.

Author/creator Scannell-Desch, Elizabeth
Other author/creatorDoherty, Mary Ellen.
Format Electronic and Book
Publication InfoNew York : Springer,
Descriptionxvii, 274 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Supplemental Content Full text available from Ebook Central - Academic Complete
Contents Historical roots of U.S. military nursing -- Deploying to war : an uncertain future -- Nurses in harm's way : more than I bargained for -- Living conditions : a mixed bag -- My work place : a plane, a tent, or a trailer -- Diversions from war : a piece of home -- Remembrance of war : most chaotic scene -- War memories : sensations etched in my mind -- My warrior patients -- Caring for the enemy -- Children caught in the chaos of war -- My wartime nursing stress : I am a different person now -- Kinship and bonding : my military family -- Professional growth : expanding my knowledge, skills, and abilities -- Women's health and hygiene experiences -- Parental separation -- Homecoming : a difficult adjustment -- Listen to me : advice to deploying nurses.
General noteIncludes index.
Access restrictionAvailable only to authorized users.
Technical detailsMode of access: World Wide Web
Genre/formElectronic books.
LCCN 2012009725
ISBN9780826193841 (e-ISBN)

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