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Global Nursing Health Global Nursing Health World Health Organization Collaborating Centre, University of Pittsburgh 2011 the year of Global Health
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The Universal Declaration  The Universal Declaration        of Human Rights       of Human Rights     “Everyone has the right to a standard of  living adequate for the health and well- being of himself and of his family.”                UN, 1948
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What is Health  What is Health  “Health is not only the absence of  infirmity and disease but also a state of  physical, mental and social well-being.”                                                              WHO
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International health “International health is a subspecialty  that relates more to health practices,  policies and systems. ..and stresses more  the differences between countries than  their commonalities.”       The Global Health Education Consortium
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Global health Global health “Is an area for study, research, and  practice that places a priority on  improving health and achieving equity  in health for all people worldwide.” Koplan et al., 2009
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Nursing view of health  Nursing view of health  “…observation and experience will teach  us the ways to maintain or to bring  back the state of health. It is often  thought that medicine is the curative  process…. nature alone cures.” Florence Nightingale, 1860
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Nurses from around the world  Nurses from around the world  Florence Nightingale -  English nurse, writer and  English nurse, writer and  statistician statistician                   Darya Mikhailova –  First Russian      First Russian                                           
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This note was uploaded on 12/04/2011 for the course SOCIOLOGY 220 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '10 term at Rutgers.

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