Volume 26

Scope and Content

Essays read before the Glasgow Medical Society. Volume 26, as follows:

  • 1. 1 Oct 1838, “On the use and abuse of the obstetric forceps," Dr. Wilson.
  • 2. n.d. [c. 1838], “Cases of obstruction and enormous distention of the belly from a peculiar formation of the colon," Dr. Buchanan.
  • 3. 20 Nov 1838, “Cases of obstetrical practice," Dr. Hannay.
  • 4. n.d. [1838-1839], “Notes of a dissection of a hunchback," Dr. Hunter.
  • 5. n.d. [1838-1839], “On large doses of tartar emetic," Dr. Spittal.
  • 6. 5 Feb 1839, “On contagion," Dr. Weir.
  • 7. 19 Feb 1839, “On the quantity of food necessary for the support of an adult with remarks on dieteries," Dr. Davidson.
  • 8. n.d. [c. 1839], “On medical reform," Dr. Watt.
  • 9. 2 Apr 1839, “On the results of amputation," Dr. Laurie.