Irena Sendler. A nurse example of love of freedom

Authors

  • Lissette Paola Pulgarin Bilvao Undergraduate student. Young researcher, Faculty of Nursing, Universidad de Antioquia, Colombia. email: liss75@hotmail.com.

Keywords:

Nursing; holocaust; rescue work.

Abstract


This article summarizes the life of Polish nurse, Irena Sendler, who during the Second World War helped in the escape of over 2500 Jewish children, held in the Warsaw ghetto. In spite of having been arrested by the Gestapo, she never revealed the names or whereabouts of the children she saved. Irena reminds us that nursing is the art of protecting the lives of others.

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Published

2012-08-13

How to Cite

Pulgarin Bilvao, L. P. (2012). Irena Sendler. A nurse example of love of freedom. Investigación Y Educación En Enfermería, 30(2). Retrieved from https://revistas.udea.edu.co/index.php/iee/article/view/10656

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REFLECTION ARTICLES / ARTÍCULO DE REFLEXION / ARTIGO DE REFLEXÃO