What is it about?

Between 1964 and 1973, more than 550 Korean female nursing officers were deployed to the Vietnam War. The purpose of this study was to explore the essence of their lived experiences.

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Why is it important?

This study acquired valuable data on nursing history and useful information on the psychological, physical, and environmental difficulties that could be faced by female nurses working in conflicts, wars, and disaster situations.

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This page is a summary of: The Lived Experience of Korean Female Military Nursing Officers During the Vietnam War, Journal of Transcultural Nursing, December 2018, SAGE Publications,
DOI: 10.1177/1043659618818713.
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