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History of Nursing

Nursing definition, Evolution of Nursing, Origins of Nursing, Modern Nursing (Florence Nightingale 1820–1910)   Nursing is an art and a science by which people are assisted in learning to care for themselves whenever possible and cared for by others when they are unable to meet their own needs. Nursing has evolved from an unstructured method

Definition of Nursing

Definition of Nursing by the American Nurses Association and the Canadian Nurses Association   Definition of Nursing by the American Nurses Association According to the American Nurses Association (2004), nursing is defined as ‘‘the protection, promotion, and optimization of health and abilities, prevention of illness and injury, alleviation of suffering through the diagnosis and treatment

Definition of Emphysema

Definition of Emphysema | what is the definition of Emphysema?   Emphysema is a chronic lung disease marked by destruction of the alveolar air sacs, the tiny compartments where oxygen and carbon dioxide exchange take place. The lungs are really a huge, thin membrane that permits gases to pass between the air and the blood.

Nursing Diagnosis for HIV AIDS Patient

Nursing Diagnosis for HIV AIDS Patient | HIV AIDS Overview   The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) standard case definition of AIDS categorizes HIV infection and AIDS in adults and adolescents on the basis of clinical conditions associated with HIV infection and CD4+ T-cell counts. There are four categories of infected states have

Nursing Care Plan for HIV AIDS Patient

Nursing Care Plan for HIV AIDS Patient | HIV AIDS Overview   Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) is defined as the most severe form of a continuum of illnesses associated with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection. HIV belongs to a group of viruses known as retroviruses. These viruses carry their genetic material in the form of
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