'The Sister' in the early days of the NHS.

  title={'The Sister' in the early days of the NHS.},
  author={Harold Ellis},
  journal={Journal of perioperative practice},
  volume={26 4},
  • Harold Ellis
  • Published 2016 in Journal of perioperative practice
All the readers of this journal will have read and heard about the ward and operating theatre sisters in 'the old days'. What were they really like, and what was it like to work with them in the hospitals of those far-off times? I entered the old Radcliffe Infirmary Oxford in the summer of 1945, just as World War II was drawing to a close, as a 19 year old… CONTINUE READING