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Military, medical and surgical essays prepared for the United States Sanitary Commission, 1862-1864.

United States Sanitary Commission.
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1865

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Washington, D.C. : [s.n], 1865.

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1 volume (various pagings) : illustrations ; 22 cm

Notes

A collection of reports with separate title pages and pagings

Also published New York : Lippincott, 1864, but containing only reports A-H

Contents

Introductory. Pain and anaesthetics / Valentine Mott -- A. Military hygiene and therapeutics / [A.C. Post [and] W.H. Van Buren] -- B. Directions to surgeons on the field of battle / by G.J. Guthrie -- C. Rules for preserving the health of the soldier / [W.H. Van Buren] -- D. Quinine as a prophylactic against malarious diseases / [Wm. H. Van Buren] -- E. Value of vaccination in armies / [F.G. Smith [and] Alfred Stillé] -- F. Amputations / [D.D. Slade] -- G. Amputations through the foot and ankle joint / [Stephen Smith] -- H. Venereal diseases / [F.J. Bumstead] -- J. Pneumonia / [Austin Flint] -- K. Continued fevers / [J.B. Upham] -- L. Excision of joints / [R.M. Hodges] -- M. Dysentery / [A. Stillé] -- N. Scurvy / [Wm. A. Hammond] -- O. Fractures in military surgery / [J.H. Packard] -- P. Miasmatic fevers / [J.T. Metcalfe] -- Q. Yellow fever / [J.T. Metcalfe] -- R. Hemorrhage from wounds / V. Mott -- S. Infectious diseases / [Elisha Harris] -- T. Plaster of Paris splints / [J.L. Little] -- What they have to do who stay at home / [F.L. Olmsted].

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