Cultivate absolutely accuracy in observation and truthfulness in report.

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Summary of "Cultivate absolutely accuracy in observation and truthfulness in report."

Nursing history can throw up surprises: this advice for young nurses came from Sherlock Holmes. Or, more correctly Joe Bell, the Edinburgh surgeon who inspired his student Arthur Conan Doyle to create the world's most celebrated detective. It is from the book Notes on Surgery for Nurses he wrote and dedicated to Florence Nightingale (Bell 1895).


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Name: Journal of advanced nursing
ISSN: 1365-2648


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