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Nitrous oxide-oxygen-ether anaesthesia.


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Shows apparatus designed to deliver a continuous flow of nitrous oxide and oxygen. Ether can be added to the mixture of gases in various quantities. Animated diagram sequence shows how the machine works and another with the principal of re-breathing.


London : Realist Film Unit, 1944.

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1 videocassette (VHS) (26 min.) : 1 videocassette (DIGIBETA) (26 min.) : 1 DVD (26 min.) : sound, black and white. sound, black and white. sound, black and white.

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ICI Ltd.

Creator/production credits

Directed by Dr. I.W. Magill, Dr. G.S.W. Organe and Westminster Hospital Medical School.



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