Item RG 946.03.07.07 - Reference handbook for nurses

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Reference handbook for nurses

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RG 946.03.07.07

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3rd edition revised

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  • 1915 (Creation)
    Beck, Amanda K.

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1 book
7pp of textual records

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She was an author and a nurse.

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Donated by family member of Helen Carruthers, class of 1916.

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A medical reference book for nurses. Found in the pages of the book was a news clipping about a soldier's death, notes on a quinnine injection, and recipes from the Hospital for Sick Children. Wellesley Hospital participated in an affiliate program with Sick Kids hospital so its nurses could train in pediatric nursing.

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Open. Records are available for consultation without restriction.

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Reproduction subject to Canadian copyright law.

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Received from Helen Allen niece of Helen Carruthers Oct. 12/77

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