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The Resource Simpson : the turbulent life of a medical pioneer, Morrice McCrae

Simpson : the turbulent life of a medical pioneer, Morrice McCrae

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Simpson : the turbulent life of a medical pioneer
Title
Simpson
Title remainder
the turbulent life of a medical pioneer
Statement of responsibility
Morrice McCrae
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the story of one of the great events in the history of medicine. In 1847, challenging the firmly held convictions of the medical profession of the time, James Young Simpson demonstrated that a woman could be safely relieved of the pain of difficult labour by the administration of a general anaesthetic
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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McCrae, Morrice
Dewey number
  • 618.2'0092
  • 920 SIMP
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Simpson, James Young
  • Obstetricians
  • Medicine
  • Biography
Label
Simpson : the turbulent life of a medical pioneer, Morrice McCrae
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9781906566173
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 287 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9781906566173
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), ports. (some col.)
Label
Simpson : the turbulent life of a medical pioneer, Morrice McCrae
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9781906566173
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 287 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9781906566173
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), ports. (some col.)

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