Blundell J, ed. Charles Severn. Lectures on the principles and practice of midwifery, 1839.
Catalog Record: Blundell J, ed. Charles Severn. Lectures on the principles and practice of midwifery, 1839.
Title: Lectures on the principles and practice of midwifery / by James Blundell ; edited by Charles Severn.
Author: Blundell, James, 1790-1877.
Author: Severn, Charles.
WLM Call Number: WB 356 B624p 1839 RB
Accession NO.: RB9012
Publisher: London : J. Masters, 1839.
Physical Description: xiv, 568 p. ; 18 cm.
Subject: Blood Transfusion.
Type of Trace: Short Title
Title: Blundell’s lectures on midwifery.
Abstract: Lecture XVII, titled “Management of floorings, with asphyxia,” (p. 224-240) discusses blood transfusion as a therapeutic intervention for hemorrhage. Concerned about both its efficacy and safety, and acknowledging the limited amount of information regarding blood transfusions, Blundell advises that the intervention be used only in emergencies of severe hemorrhage, providing guidelines for its use and advising earnest caution.
General Notes: Digitized by Northern Micrographics March 10, 2010.
General Notes: Donated to the Wood Library Museum by Dr. R. K. Calverley, 10/17/1989.
General Notes: “Blundell’s lectures on midwifery”–Spine.