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A Letter from Anne: a day in the life of a nurse at Queen Marys hospital, Sidcup.

The device of a trainee nurse writing a letter to a friend about her experiences is used to present the range of activities engaged in at St Mary hospital in Bexley. Nurses arriving at the hospital in the morning, caring for infants, scrubbing up and preparing an operating room for surgery, bandaging a child's hand, wheeling a patient's bed into a consulting room, performing x-ray examinations, nu…