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We’ve Come a Long Way October 2010

Dear Fellow Nurse, If you are a younger nurse, this may be surprising, but in 1982 when I first started working as a nurse at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, some nurses actually smoked during report. That’s right. It’s hard to image that people were allowed to smoke in hospitals, let alone nurses! Thankfully, we’ve come a long way…

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