Robert Barnes: Notebook, Deformities of Pelvis and Spine

Scope and Content

Research notebook compiled by Robert Barnes pertaining to the deformities of pelvis and spine and consisting of drawings, journal articles, and notes on the work and cases of other medical men (1543-1868). Topics include the history of the narrow pelvis, statistics on the frequency of pelvic distortion, tumours obstructing labour, how to measure the pelvis, spondylolisthesis, and osteomalacia.

Conditions Governing Access

Open to researchers by appointment, Monday to Friday, 10am to 4pm. mailto: archives@rcog.org.uk