Warren JM. The history of anaesthetics from an American point of view,1868.
Catalog Record: Warren JM. The history of anaesthetics from an American point of view,1868.
Title: The history of anaesthetics from an American point of view / by J. Mason Warren.
Author: Warren, Jonathan Mason, 1811-1867.
WLM Call Number: WO 211 M W289h RB
Accession NO.: 2098
Publisher: Edinburgh : Edmonston and Douglas, 1868.
Physical Description: 14 p. ; 21 cm.
Document Type: Pamphlet
Subject: Anesthesia – history – addresses, essays, lectures.
Subject: Ether Controversy – letter.
Abstract: This pamphlet was originally published as the last chapter of “Surgical observations, with cases and operations.” This reprint was endorsed by James Symes who believed an eye-witness account of the initial period of the discovery would clear some historical facts about the American invention.
Content Notes: Preface written by James Syme.
General Notes: The last section of the original chapter which discussed local anesthetic effects of refrigeration for minor surgery is not included in this reprint.
General Notes: Digitized by Northern Micrographics March 24, 2009.