The History of Men in Nursing: Pioneers of the Profession : Journal of Christian Nursing

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The History of Men in Nursing

Pioneers of the Profession

Mulkey, David C.

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Journal of Christian Nursing 40(2):p 96-101, April/June 2023. | DOI: 10.1097/CNJ.0000000000001040


Men have a long-standing history in the nursing profession. Once a predominantly male-dominated field, the history of male nurses is not well documented. The history of men in nursing is filled with pioneers whose impact influenced the current climate and future of nursing and male nurses. Although there have been fewer men in nursing in modern times, their presence is significant for the profession.

InterVarsity Christian Fellowship

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