Tag: nursing

“When the Cherry Blossoms, we will meet again in Wuhan”: A Nurse’s Reflections

Rebecca_Irons , April 8th, 2020


CORALINE CUI YA PING On 9th February 2020, Coralline, a nurse from Nanjing, volunteered to go to Wuhan to help attend patients in the Coronavirus pandemic. She will…


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Thinking pain by Annelieke Driessen

Annelieke Driessen , October 1st, 2018


Care worker Annika announces that she does not want to go to Mr Moran. “He always complains.” “I’ll go”, says her colleague Robin, and turning to me he…


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The final station by Susanne van den Buuse

Susanne van den Buuse , September 24th, 2018


The sun wakes her up. But Mrs Wijngaard keeps her eyes closed. She is 90 years old and sits quietly in her armchair in her apartment in the…


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Call for papers: Foolish things, clever stuff? The material side of nursing and care.

Haidy Geismar , May 6th, 2016


Call for Papers: Foolish things, clever stuff? The material side of nursing and care. 18th– 20th January 2017, Heidelberg Nursing is more than an interpersonal rapport in which…


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