FlorenceNightengale<br />(1820-1910)<br />Ppt prepared by  G.Nargiz<br />
FlorenceNightengalewasborninFlorence, ItalyonMay 12, 1820. Shewasnamedafterthecityshewasbornin. ShewasraisedmostlyinDerbys...
In 1837, FlorencesaidsheheardthevoiceofGodtellhershehadamission. <br />In 1849, shewentabroadtostudytheEuropeanhospitalsys...
Nightengaletookherstatisticaldataandrepresentedthemwithgraphicaldiagrams, whichwereaninnovationinstatisticsatthetime. Sheb...
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Florence nightingale

  1. 1. FlorenceNightengale<br />(1820-1910)<br />Ppt prepared by G.Nargiz<br />
  2. 2. FlorenceNightengalewasborninFlorence, ItalyonMay 12, 1820. Shewasnamedafterthecityshewasbornin. ShewasraisedmostlyinDerbyshire, England. MostVictorianwomenofheragegroupdidnotattenduniversitiesorpursuecareers. Herfather, WilliamNightengale, however, believedwomenshouldgetaneducation.<br />
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  5. 5. In 1837, FlorencesaidsheheardthevoiceofGodtellhershehadamission. <br />In 1849, shewentabroadtostudytheEuropeanhospitalsystem. Oneyearlater, shebegantrainingattheInstituteofSaintVincentdePaulinAlexandria, Egypt. Shevolunteeredherservicesin 1854 intheScutariaftertheCrimeanWarbrokeout. Theministerofwarproposedthatsheassumedirectionofallnursingoperationsatthewarfront. Throughherefforts, themortalityratesamongthesickandwoundedwasgreatlyreduced. <br />
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  8. 8. Nightengaletookherstatisticaldataandrepresentedthemwithgraphicaldiagrams, whichwereaninnovationinstatisticsatthetime. Shebelievedthatsocialandmoralsciencesareinmethodandsubstancestatisticalsciences. ShewasprofoundlyinfluencedbythestudiesofAdolpheQueteletinmoralstatistics. <br />

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