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For many nurses, the skills of nursing or caring lie at the heart of their work. Until the mid-nineteenth century, nursing was not an activity which was thought to demand either skill or training.

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The History Of Medication Errors
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Introduction: Patient safety is an important part of nursing and is an expectation by the patient. According to the Institute of Medicine report, between 44,000 and 98,000 people die in hospitals each year from p... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

History and Overview of Pulse Oximetry
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Introduction: Pulse Oximetery Leslie Bruchey Introduction to Pulse Oximetry Pulse oximetry has changed the medical field for eternity. The ability to be able to monitor a patient’s oxygen saturation noninvasiv... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Puerperal Sepsis: History, Causes and Interventions
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Introduction: What is Puerperal Sepsis? Why is Puerperal Sepsis less prevalent now than 1900’s? Lynda Williams Abstract The purpose of the report is to understand what puerperal sepsis is and to raise awarenes... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

History of and Importance of Handwashing
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Introduction: Introduction Hand washing is the removal of micro-organisms from hands using running water or alcohol rub or gel (Brooker and Waugh, 2007). It is the most effective way of controlling the spread of in... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Tetracycline: History, Properties and Uses
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Introduction: Table of Contents Discovery and development of antibiotics-tetracycline Introduction Tetracyclines The discovery Development of antibiotics Discovery of tetracycline Safety and environmental issu... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Life History Interview with Elderly Person
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Introduction: Interview with an Older Person Christopher Mason   Introduction Dr. Cheryl Lynn Robley is a 66 year old Caucasian female who currently lives in a retirement community in the Mississippi coastal to... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Bio-Medical Model of Health: History, Overview and Analysis
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Introduction: INTRODUCTION Efficient, cost effective and patient centred care matching the needs of a complex, rapid changing health care industry is important as it undergoes a complete reconstruction. Keeping in... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Comparing the History and Progression of Midwives
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Introduction: The word midwife is formed in Middle English from two words mid and wife. At first glance, the meaning of wife would seem to be clear. However, “wife” often meant “woman” in Middl... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

The History On Spina Bifida Spinal Cord
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Introduction: Spina Bifida The founder of Spina Bifida is Professor Nicholas Tulp. Professor Nicholas Tulp gave spina bifida its name. It is estimated that Spina Bifida occurred almost 12,000 years ago. Spin... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

In Vito Fertilization (IVF): History and Technologies
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Introduction: Since the inception of the idea of artificially inseminating an egg outside of the female body in the 1890s, when “Walter Heape reported the first known case of embryo transplantation in rabbits”... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

History of Herbal Medicine
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Introduction: Thomas Bartram: medical herbalist, homeopath, naturopath and osteopath. He lived and worked in Christchurch, Dorset and was a Fellow of the National Institute of Medical Herbalists, the Royal So... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Leprosy History, Symptoms and Treatments
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Introduction: Abstract Leprosy is an ancient disease that has been well known worldwide. Different cultures and populations term this disease in their own words, but the prognosis of leprosy remains t... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

The History Use Of Prosthetics Health And Social Care Essay
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Introduction: The term “Prosthesis” can be defined as an artificial replica that replaces human damaged or lost body part. In the field of arthroplasty or joint replacement surgery, prosthesis is define... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Early History Of Public Health Health And Social Care Essay
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Introduction: Contemporary public health has evolved through various historical stages. Its development as a discipline has been shaped throughout many years from the ancient times to the present day and different ... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

History Of Aromatherapy Health And Social Care Essay
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Introduction: Ever since I can remember, I have been fascinated with the sense of smell and identifying the ways that aromas are so influential on a person’s memories, thoughts and emotions. I decided to do m... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

History Of Mental Illness Health And Social Care Essay
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Introduction: Mental illness is a general term for a group of illnesses. Mental disorders result from biological, developmental and/or psychosocial factors. A mental illness can be mild or severe, temporary or prol... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

History of Medicare in the US
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Introduction: Health Care in America When discussing the national health care crisis in America, we must mention, President Roosevelt (1912), whose proposal included health insurance and President Truman, who p... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

History of Primary Healthcare in the US
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Introduction: Case Study Essay: Option A Chosen Country: United States of America Primary care plays a central role in a healthcare delivery system of the United States. Compared to primary ... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

History of Health Promotion Practices
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Introduction: This assignment will look at the history behind health promotion and how practices from the past have been used to build the foundations of the care received today. Looking at the aspects of heal... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020