Florence Nightingale Quote

The most important practical lesson that can be given to nurses is to teach them what to observe — how to observe — what symptoms indicate improvement — what the reverse — which are of importance — which are of none — which are the evidence of neglect — and of what kind of neglect.


Notes on Nursing: What It Is and What It Is Not, Chapter XIII (p. 59), Harrison. 1859

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The most important practical lesson that can be given to nurses is to teach them what to observe — how to observe — what symptoms indicate...

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The most important practical lesson that can be given to nurses is to teach them what to observe — how to observe — what symptoms indicate...

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The most important practical lesson that can be given to nurses is to teach them what to observe — how to observe — what symptoms indicate...

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The most important practical lesson that can be given to nurses is to teach them what to observe — how to observe — what symptoms indicate...