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Intensive Care: More Poetry & Prose by Nurses

ISBN: 0877458383;
Издательство: University of Iowa Press
Страниц: 269

Book DescriptionIn Intensive Care: More Poetry and Prose by Nurses , sixty-five nurses from places as diverse as California and Alaska, South America and Europe, tell us in tough, revealing poems and prose what it's like to be on the front lines ofhealth care. These nurses, both men and women, speak to us from intensive care units and operating rooms, from patients' homes and storefront clinics, from hospitals with the latest technology to small clinics in the steamy jungles of Nicaragua. They tell us what it's like to walk in their shoes and see the drama of illness and healing unfold before their eyes. The nurses in this anthology write to hold fast to a patient's memory, to say what it's like when a nurse becomes the care-giver to a family member, or to tell what happens when a nurse becomes a patient, suddenly confronting mortality from the other end of the stethoscope. They share with us what's almost impossible to talk about?how being present with a...

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