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The Resource The nurses : a year of secrets, drama, and miracles with the heroes of the hospital, Alexandra Robbins

The nurses : a year of secrets, drama, and miracles with the heroes of the hospital, Alexandra Robbins

Label
The nurses : a year of secrets, drama, and miracles with the heroes of the hospital
Title
The nurses
Title remainder
a year of secrets, drama, and miracles with the heroes of the hospital
Statement of responsibility
Alexandra Robbins
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a gripping, behind-the-scenes look filled with drama, miracles, heartbreak, humor and unsung heroism, an award-winning journalist chronicles a year in the lives of four real-life hospital nurses, in a book that doubles as a shocking, unedited examination of our healthcare system
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1976-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Robbins, Alexandra
Dewey number
362.17/3
Index
no index present
LC call number
RT89
LC item number
.R63 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nurses
  • Nurse and patient
  • Nurse and physician
  • Medical care
Label
The nurses : a year of secrets, drama, and miracles with the heroes of the hospital, Alexandra Robbins
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 336-360)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What it's really like to be a nurse : the joy and heartbreak of the "secret club" -- Crossing doctor-nurse lines : how the sexy-nurse stereotype affects relationships with doctors and patients -- Who protects the nurses? Taking care of people who punch you in the face -- When nurses bully nurses : hierarchies, hazing, and why they eat their young -- Burnt to a crisp : how nurses cope-and why some crack -- The stepford nurse : how hospitals game the system for patient "satisfaction" -- The code of silence : painkillers, gossip, and other temptations -- Don't get sick in July : nurses' secrets-what patients need to know about their hospitals and their health -- What makes a hero : why nurses do what they do -- What you can do : advice and inspiration for the public, patients, families, nurses, aspiring nurses, managers, and others
Control code
1601010
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 360 pages
Isbn
9780761171713
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015011380
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1601010
  • (OCoLC)905686121
Label
The nurses : a year of secrets, drama, and miracles with the heroes of the hospital, Alexandra Robbins
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 336-360)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What it's really like to be a nurse : the joy and heartbreak of the "secret club" -- Crossing doctor-nurse lines : how the sexy-nurse stereotype affects relationships with doctors and patients -- Who protects the nurses? Taking care of people who punch you in the face -- When nurses bully nurses : hierarchies, hazing, and why they eat their young -- Burnt to a crisp : how nurses cope-and why some crack -- The stepford nurse : how hospitals game the system for patient "satisfaction" -- The code of silence : painkillers, gossip, and other temptations -- Don't get sick in July : nurses' secrets-what patients need to know about their hospitals and their health -- What makes a hero : why nurses do what they do -- What you can do : advice and inspiration for the public, patients, families, nurses, aspiring nurses, managers, and others
Control code
1601010
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 360 pages
Isbn
9780761171713
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015011380
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1601010
  • (OCoLC)905686121

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