Corresponding Author

Tauna Gulley


Author Affiliations

Tauna Gulley, PhD, RN, FNP-BC, CNE

Professor Of Nursing

Chair, RN-BSN Program

The University of Pikeville

Pikeville, Kentucky

Author Area of Expertise

Home Health Nursing

Advanced Practice Nursing

Rural Health

Philosophy of Caring


The Journal of Appalachian Health is committed to reviewing published media that relates to contemporary concepts affecting the health of Appalachia. Access to care remains one of the biggest challenges to Appalachian Health. The book, Wide Neighborhoods: A Story of the Frontier Nursing Service by Mary Breckinridge, is a well-known title that seems as relevant today as it was in 1952.



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Recommended Citation

Gulley T. Review of: Wide Neighborhoods: A Story of the Frontier Nursing Service. J Appalach Health 2022; 4(1):61–64. DOI: https://doi.org/10.13023/jah.0401.07.

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