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Pharaoh's Midwives A Retelling of the Nurse Midwives in Exodus
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,960. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Exodus calls them Puah and Shipporah. Both are proud Egyptians who are also the reluctant midwives to the Apiru, the disgusting underclass of Egypt. Yet, when a given a command to commit genocide, Puah and Shipporah side with the Apiru . Pharaoh's Midwives is a story of their personal transformation from passive Egyptian aristocrats to heroic leaders of a new people.
Following the Drum
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,950. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: December 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
'Following the Drum' is the story of the trials and tribulations of an armed forces wife.Told with humour, it details the problems of juggling children, a carreer, constant relocations and living amongst gun toting Cypriot soldiers, plus the threat of the Red Army at our door. Also supporting military familiies as their men were deployed in the Gulf, and later, the Falklands.
The Diploma Nurse: Her Shining Day; Her Fading Touch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,260. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
A memoir of the times when Diploma nurses were educated in Hospital schools of Nursing, amid controversy with the Nursing leaders, who believed this learning would be better in college settings. The author gives an historical insight to the way things were and how in her opinion, this diploma nurse was right for this time. Wilson was a diploma student herself, and also a nursing administrator.
The Social Organisation of Health Visitor Training
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 93,760. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Robert Dingwall's classic and original study of health visitors in the UK includes linked notes, tables from the print edition, linked index & active Contents. He studied the origins and rise of the health visitor (like physician assistants in the U.S.) from a sociological perspective, with interviews and pointed examples to show the path to professionalization of this health care service worker.
Christmas Eva
Price: Free! Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
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An any day and everyday Christmas Carol for you and your loved ones. A true life Christmas Eve story of redemption and the eternal flame of hope. How a heart attack and pulmonary embolism transformed darkness into light.
How to Prepare for Nursing School
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,880. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » College Guides
"How to Prepare for Nursing School" is a book that covers all of the important aspects of preparing for nursing school. In this book, you'll learn about the different types of nursing programs, how to select a good nursing school, how to finance your nursing education, and much more.
Lifting the Veil of Secrets in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,880. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory, Nonfiction » Social Science » Islamic studies
Saudi Arabia is an ancient culture as old as time itself, yet filled with all the modern conveniences that money provides. Restless and looking for something new and exciting, two nurses traveled to this ancient kingdom to ply their skills and practice close personal contact—along with modern medical care—with people for whom slavery, buying wives, and female subjugation is just a way of life.
PROFESSIONAL COMMUNICATION IN NURSING
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,020. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
By appreciating our own biases, values and stance in the communication continuum, we stand a better chance, as caregivers, to succeed in understanding the stance of our clients; in doing so, we also succeed in helping to meet their needs. This material focuses on hands-on approaches that can be leveled to bridge the Professional Communication gap in the healthcare setting.
NCLEX Exam Preparation
Price: $49.99 USD. Words: 57,260. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Nursing school study guides
The NCLEX exam preparation manual offers several methodologies and the eclectic combination of these to create a new approach when taking the NCLEX exam. NCLEX-Masters focus the use exam taking strategies for successfully passing the NCLEX exam. Includes Psychiatric Nursing intervention, a portion of the NCLEX exam most failed. FREE Online NCLEX practice at www.nclex-masters.net
My Nights with Leukemia: Caring for Children with Cancer
Series: Hospital Gowns and Other Embarrassments: A Teen Girl's Guide to Hospitals. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,140. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
This is a moving and realistic look at what it was like to care for children with cancer, particularly leukemia, on night shift in the Hematology-Oncology unit at one of the nation’s top children’s hospitals.