A Text-book of Materia Medica for Nurses: Including Therapeutics and Toxicology

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Saunders, 1911 - Materia medica - 282 pages

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Page 291 - McCombs' experience in lecturing to nurses has enabled him to emphasizey^?/ those points that nurses most need to know. National Hospital Record says: "We have needed a good book on children's diseases and this volume admirably fills the want." The nurse's side has been written by head nurses, very valuable being the work of Miss Jennie Manly. Diseases of Children for Nurses. By ROBERT S. McCoMBS, MD, Instructor of Nurses at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.
Page 285 - It tells you, and shows you just how to do those little— but none the less important — things entirely omitted from other nursing books, or at best only incidentally treated. The chapters on "Home Treatments" and "Every-Day Care of the Baby," stand out as particularly practical.
Page 287 - Aikens' Training-School Methods and the Head Nurse This work not only tells how to teach, but also what should be taught the nurse and how much. The Medical Record says: " This book is original, breezy and healthy.
Page 289 - Dr. AM Seabrook, Woman's Hospital of Philadelphia, says: " It is a most admirable little book, covering in a concise but attractive way the subject from the nurse's standpoint.
Page 289 - Dr. Del/ee's book really considers two subjects — obstetrics for nurses and actual obstetric nursing. Trained Nurse and Hospital Review says the "book abounds with practical suggestions, and they are given with such clearness that they cannot fail to leave their impress.
Page 285 - WORK Miss Sanders' new book is undoubtedly the most complete and most practical work on nursing ever published. Everything about every subject with which the nurse should be familiar is detailed in a clean cut, definite way. There is no other nursing book so full of good, practical information — information you need. Modern Methods In Nursing. By GEORGIANA J.
Page 286 - Stoney's Materia Medica was written by a head nurse who knows just what the nurse needs. American Medicine says it contains ' ' all the information in regards to drugs that a nurse should possess.
Page 287 - This work for second and third year students is written on the same lines as the author's successful work for primary students. Dietetic and Hygienic Gazette says there " is a large amount of practical information in this book.
Page 287 - It is safe to say that any pupil who has mastered even the major portion of this work would be one of the best prepared first-year pupils that ever stood for examination.
Page 288 - Fiske's The Body A NEW IDEA Trained Nurse and Hospital Review says "it is concise, wellwritten and well illustrated, and should meet with favor in schools for nurses and with the graduate nurse.

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