How did Florence Nightingale make her discovery?

Answer From an early age, Florence Nightingale had a desire to care for the sick and wounded, and later dedicated her life to nursing and health reform. Her work created a new approach to health statisti... Read More »

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What day did Florence Nightingale die on?

Florence Nightingale died in London at the age of 90 on Saturday, Aug. 13, 1910. She went blind in 1895, and her deteriorating health required constant nursing care the last few years of her life.S... Read More »

What was Florence Nightingale known as?

Florence Nightingale was known as "The Lady with the Lamp" for her habit of checking on wounded soldiers while carrying a lamp, just before she went to bed. She was also known as the "Nightingale i... Read More »

Where did Florence Nightingale die?

Florence Nightingale died on August 13, 1910, at the age of 90 in East Wellow, England. She had been an invalid and unable to work as a nurse since contracting an illness during her time in the Cri... Read More »

Florence Nightingale Effect?

The "Florence Nightingale Effect" is when a doctor, nurse or other caregiver develops feelings for his patient. It is named for Florence Nightingale, a pioneer in the field of nursing in the second... Read More »