Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 December 2014

240 Pages

9.61 x 6.69 inches

ISBN: 9780748679119

Bookseller Code (06)

In the Company of Nurses

The History of the British Army Nursing Service in the Great War

Yvonne McEwen

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • Examines the humanitarian and legal challenges of casualty care
  • Highlights the management complexities of care-giving for the military
  • Discusses the physical and psychological health of nurses on active service
  • Lists the deaths within the ranks of the service
  • Examines wartime professional development, the Nurse Registration Bill, and equal rights for women