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Page 379 - stipulation : to reckon him who taught me this art equally dear to me as my parents, to share my substance with him and relieve his necessities if required; to regard his offspring as on the same footing with my own brothers, and to teach them this art if they should wish to learn it, without fee or
Page 382 - That whatsoever you shall see or hear of the lives of men and women, whether they be your patients or members of their households, you will keep inviolably secret, whether you are in other households, or among your own friends.
Page 320 - As regards medical and sanitary matters and work in connection with the sick, the matrons, sisters, and staff nurses are to be regarded as having authority in and about military hospitals next after the officers of the
Page 381 - That into whatsoever house you shall enter, it shall be for the good of the sick to the utmost of your power, and that you will hold yourselves aloof from all temptation.
Page 398 - In this new volume all references to Bacteriology, Dietetics, etc., have been omitted, but the descriptions of the actual practical nursing work are longer than those in Practical Nursing because the author has included new ones and has given more detail of all procedures, in a manner more adapted to class use. GP Putnam's Sons New York London
Page 60 - religious forms Nothing like them has ever been seen, before or since. They were, in the order of their greatest renown, the Knights Hospitallers of St. John of Jerusalem, of Rhodes, and of Malta, commonly called the
Page 381 - You do solemnly swear, each by whatever she holds most sacred: "That you will be loyal to the physicians under whom you serve, as a good soldier is loyal to his officers. "That you will be just and generous to all worthy members of your profession,