Robert Barnes: Notebook, Placenta Praevia

Scope and Content

Research notebook compiled by Robert Barnes regarding placenta praevia and including journal articles, letters, and notes on the work and cases of other medical men (1861-1885). Topics include causes of placenta praevia and statistics of occurrence, the use of chloroform, intra-uterine respiration, puerperal convulsions, accidental haemorrhage, and premature labour.

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