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Author Barnes, Fancourt, 1849-1908.

Title A manual of midwifery for midwives / by R.S. Fancourt Barnes
Edition Ninth edition
Published London : Smith, Elder, 1902


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 ADPML SPC  618.2 Bar/Mom 1902  LIB USE ONLY
Description 191 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
Contents Chapter I The pelvis, bones of. cavity of, outlet and inlet of, true and false, its diameters -- Chapter II Deformities of the pelvis ... -- Chapter III The female genital organs -- Chapter IV Ovulation and menstruation, vicarious menstruation -- Chapter VII Spurious pregnancy; abnormal pregnancy, including twin or multiple pregnancy, superfoetation, extra-uterine or ectopic gestation, and missed labour --Chapter IX Abortion and premature labour, hydatidiform degeneration of the chorion, fatty degeneration of the placenta, placental polypus -- Chapter XIII The management of natural labour ... Chapter XIV The management of the lying-in, suckling, milk fever, sore nipples, galactorrhoea, diet, the lochia, afte pains, retention of urine, the pulse -- Chapter XVI The mechanism and management of breech ..-- Chapter XX Haemorrhage during and after delivery; secondary haemorrhage: causes, symptoms, treatment -- Chapter XXV Puerperal insanity, nerve force, transient mania, delirium, puerperal mania, melancholia -- Chapter XXIX Management of the infant, clothing, suckling, washing, feeding, weaning, constipation, sleeping, diarrhoea -- Chapter XXX Antiseptic in midwifery
Subject Midwifery -- Textbooks.
Obstetrics -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.