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Global Health Nursing in the 21st Century
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Global Health Nursing in the 21st Century

Publication Year: 2015
Edition: 1st Ed.
Authors/Editor: Breakey, Suellen; Corless, Inge B.; Meedzan, Nancy L.; Nicholas, Patrice K.
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
ISBN: 978-0-826-11871-4
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This text is designed specifically for nurses and nursing students who have an interest in global health as a specialty, regardless of experience or education level.

The editors and contributors have firsthand experience of the complex dynamics in achieving global health, and bring a wealth of knowledge to this important field, which has grown as a course and specialty.

The text depicts the worldwide expansion of nursing partnerships between resource-rich and resource-limited countries, discusses challenges and obstacles, and provides cases and guidance on how to achieve global health. It will appeal to all nurses, from student nurses embarking on a global health experience to more experienced global health nurses who offer professional nursing expertise from around the world.

Key features:
- Case studies depict real-world experiences.
- Presents firsthand knowledge of global health dynamics, challenges, and opportunities.
- Provides a wealth of information from multiple perspectives.
- Authored by contributors across a variety of clinical and academic roles who are experienced in global health nursing and global health.
- Includes chapters written by nurses from both resource-limited and resource-rich countries.

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Breakey, Suellen; Corless, Inge B.; Meedzan, Nancy L.; Nicholas, Patrice K.
  • ISBN: 978-0-826-11871-4
  • Specialty:
    Health Systems & Services
    Issues & Trends in Nursing
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st Ed.
  • Pages: 608
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2015

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