ISBN 10 : 9780385690270
ISBN 13 : 0385690274
A moving, lyrical, beautifully written portrait of a nurse and the lives she has touched. Christie Watson spent twenty years working as a nurse, and in this intimate, poignant and ..
ISBN 10 : 9781590514672
ISBN 13 : 159051467X
Winner of the 2011 Costa First Novel Award When their mother catches their father with another woman, twelve year-old Blessing and her fourteen-year-old brother, Ezikiel, are force..
ISBN 10 : 9781551991412
ISBN 13 : 1551991411
The team of nurses that Tilda Shalof found herself working with in the intensive care unit (ICU) of a big-city hospital was known as “Laura’s Line.” They were a bit wild: sma..
ISBN 10 : 9780857380265
ISBN 13 : 0857380265
Elijah, seven years old, is covered in scars and has a history of disruptive behaviour. His adoptive mother Nikki believes that she and her husband Obi are strong enough to accept ..
ISBN 10 : 9781937163136
ISBN 13 : 193716313X
This collection of true narratives reflects the dynamism and diversity of nurses, who provide the first vital line of patient care. Here, nurses remember their first “sticks,” ..
ISBN 10 : 9781317272489
ISBN 13 : 131727248X
The nursing profession is under pressure. Financial demands, student debt, the target culture, political scrutiny in the wake of major care scandals and increasing workloads are al..
ISBN 10 : 9781784105792
ISBN 13 : 1784105791
Martina Evans’s Now We Can Talk Openly about Men is a pair of dramatic monologues, snapshots of the lives of two women in 1920s Ireland. The first, Kitty Donovan, is a dressmaker..
ISBN 10 : 0993324525
ISBN 13 : 9780993324529
This is the first book to outline how the practices of mindfulness and compassion can help nurses to strengthen resilience and therapeutic presence and revitalize their practice...
ISBN 10 : 9781443451086
ISBN 13 : 1443451088
As a veteran emergency room physician, Dr. Brian Goldman has a successful career setting broken bones, curing pneumonia, and otherwise pulling people back from the brink of medical..
ISBN 10 : 0425122867
ISBN 13 : 9780425122860
Records the daily thoughts and feelings of a nurse in a large hospital as she tries to balance her complex, often conflicting responsibilities to doctors, patients, and to herself..