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HISTORY, evidence. The recital of facts written and given out for true.
     2. Facts stated in histories may be read in evidence, on the ground of their notoriety. Skin. R. 14; 1 Ventr. R. 149. But these facts must be of a public nature, and the general usages and customs of the country. Bull. P. 248; 7 Pet. R. 554; 1 Phil. & Am. Ev. 606; 30 Howell's St. Tr. 492. Histories are not admissible in relation to matters not of a public nature, such as the custom of a particular town, a descent, the boundaries of a county, and the like. 1 Salk. 281; S. C. Skin. 623; T. Jones, 164; 6 C. & P. 586, note. See 9 Ves. 347; 10 Ves. 354; 3 John. 385; 1 Binn. 399; and Notoriety.

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* A more concise nursing history that can be transferred into electronic format
The VSNA was invested in ensuring that these important items remain part of our Vermont nursing history. Carole Richards, Vice President of the MFSNAA, delivered many of the small items with a documented history to the VSNA, shortly before August 1st.
They shall also add to my deep passion for teaching nursing history that contributes to our nursing whakapapa in the "knowledge for nursing practice" course taught to our year-one bachelor of nursing students here at Unitec.
Nursing before Nightingale places nursing history in broad sociocultural contexts and challenges historians in other fields to consider healthcare as central to the nineteenth-century master narrative.
As might be expected, this account of nursing and nurse leaders differs from the laudatory history traditionally found in nursing history texts .
Rogers' writings in Nursing Science and other original works assist nurses and other professions interested in nursing and nursing history to learn about nursing in the context of the author, Rogers, the times in which she lived and worked, and her enormous contribution to professional nursing.
This is a meaty, nuts-and-bolts history of women's work, the remarkable details of which Harris believes have been hidden from the annals of military and nursing history.
Ed Halloran, AAMN Vice President, and personal friend of Christman will be sharing some reflections on the life of Luther and the impact this quiet, unassuming gentleman had on nursing history.
This article describes four sources relevant to New Zealand nursing history and shows how the historian can understand and link the information they contain.
Artistic director Rachael Savage says the show, Nursing Lives, aims to bring alive one of the most colourful periods in nursing history.
This collection of photographs was an ideal first project for MEDICA because it was visually interesting and documented more than a century of nursing history. Of equal importance, as a discreet subunit of the nursing collection, it could be digitized quickly and completely in order to yield immediate and tangible results.
In contrast, nurses who were atheists (who believed there were no deities), nurses who used blocking behavior consciously, nurses who were most afraid of dying, nurses who had lower levels of anxiety after completing the most difficult nursing history, nurses who committed a lot of their time to outside interests and nurses who had conflicts with fellow colleagues, exhibited greater blocking behaviors when communicating with patients.

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