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Moi, Adeline, Accoucheuse.

by Favre, Adeline

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391982
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Sierre France Editions Monographic and Editions d'En Bas, 391982, paperback. Text in FRENCH (apparently never translated into English). Second edition. These are stories, as edited by Yvonne Preiswerk, that midwife Adeline Favre told to her nieces of deliveries of 8,000 babies. Includes photographs and a map. -- Softcover, 203 pages. Condition: very good (corners bit curled; shallow spine crease).… Read more
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Centennial Volume: Bucks County Medical Society of Pennsylvania, 1848-1948.

by Bucks County Medical Society

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Published
1949
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Sellersville PA Clyde R. Flory, 1949, hardcover. A history told through the brief lives of the Society's members through the years. For example, there is a facsimile title page of a thesis on yellow fever, 1804. Maps on endsheets. -- Attractive hardcover, 255 pages, 7.5x11 inches. Condition: fine, no jacket issued.
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Yellow Fever in the North; The Methods of Early Epidemiology.

by Coleman, William

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Published
1987
ISBN
9780299111144
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Madison University of Wisconsin Press, 1987, paperback. 1820s and 1860s explanations for yellow fever as miasma, and how exactly the inquiries were done, prior to the recognition of germ theory of disease. -- Softcover. Condition: very good (tiny edge stain). ISBN 0299111148
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New York Farrar Straus Giroux, 1999, hardcover. Second printing. SIGNED by author to [name]. -- Hardcover. Condition: very good (spine crown bump) with very good dust jacket. ISBN 0374157065
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Springville UT Dr. Christopher, 1978, paperback. Revised edition. Softcover, 28 pages. Condition: very good (cover lightly rubbed).
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Traditional Medicine in Contemporary China.

by Sivin, Nathan

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Published
1987
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9780892640744
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Ann Arbor University of Michigan Center for Chinese Studies, 1987, paperback. Third printing 1997. A partial translation of Revised Outline of Chinese Medicine (1972) with introduction study on change in present-day and early medicine. -- Softcover, 547 pages. Good-only used condition (owner name; hi-lites on several pages, otherwise nice). ISBN 089264074X
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Chinese Herbal Medicine.

by Reid, Daniel

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Published
1993
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9780877733980
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Boston Shambala, 1993, paperback. Color photos, and a 200-plant list with botanical drawings and uses. -- Softcover. Condition: very good (small tear spine crown). ISBN 0877733988
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The Cambridge Illustrated History of Medicine.

by Porter, Roy

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Published
2001
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9780521002523
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Cambridge UK Cambridge University Press, 2001, paperback. Reprint edition. Prolifically illustrated on glossy paper. -- Softcover, 400 pages, 8x10 inches. Condition: near fine. ISBN 0521002524
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The Inquisitive Physician; The Life and Times of George Richards Minot.

by Rackemann, Francis M.

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Published
1956
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First Edition
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Cambridge MA Harvard University Press, 1956, First Edition. hardcover. First Edition, First Printing. -- Dr. Minot had an inquiring mind; as a teenager he wrote a scientific study of insect eggs. He was researching platelets at the onset of the 1918 flu epidemic, and also an outbreak of chemical poisoning at a war munitions factory. He was awarded… Read more
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Philadelphia Kensington Dispensary, 19221926, hardcover. Reports for 1922-1926 bound together. Includes photographs of interior and exterior, people, proclamations, etc. as well as lists of members of the Boards, Medical Staff, Women's Auxiliaries. Social and financial information (not scientific). -- Hardcover, nicely bound in dark green buckram with leather spine label. Condition: near fine except the edges are… Read more
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Farmingdale NY Baywood Publishing, 1986, hardcover. Detailed examination of Sweden, Finland, East and West Germany, United Kingdom and United States. -- Hardcover, 500 pages. Condition: very good (some pencil marks; no dust jacket as issued). -- "To some extent workers are faced with the non-choice 'your job or your life' in almost every work setting in every land."… Read more
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Balance Your Hormones, Balance Your Life.

by Welch, Claudia

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Published
2011
ISBN
9780738214825
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$9.70

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Cambridge MA Da Capo, 2011, paperback. Achieving optimal health and wellness throuigh ayurveda, Chinese medicine, and western science. -- Softcover. Condition: near fine. ISBN 9780738214825
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Plattsburg NY BandhaYoga, 2010, paperback. Bandha yoga. Anatomical illustrations. -- Softcover, oblong 11x8 inches. Condition: near fine. ISBN 9781607439455
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In Pain; A Bioethicist's Personal Struggle with Opioids.

by Rieder, Travis

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Published
2019
Edition
First Edition
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9780062854643
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New York HarperCollins, 2019, First Edition. hardcover. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Condition: near fine, with near fine dust jacket. ISBN 9780062854643
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American Medicine and the Public Interest.

by Stevens, Rosemary

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Published
1998
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9780520210097
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Berkeley University of California Press, 1998, paperback. Reprint of the 1998 updated edition with the new introduction. -- Classic book on the history of medical specialities, and how such specialization has influenced public policy, costs, and medical education. -- Softcover, toner-reproduced pages. Condition: good only (there are a few hi-lites). ISBN 9780520210097
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Chloroform: Its Action and Administration.

by Sansom, Arthur Ernest

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Published
1866
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$218.25

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Philadelphia: Lindsay & Blakiston 1866, hardcover. Survey of the 1865 knowledge of this anesthetic, its use at King's College Hospital, London, and elsewhere. History of chloroform, its physiological actions, dangers and contraindications; its use in dentistry with chart of fatal cases; experiments on dogs; pros and cons of use in opthalmic surgery, and much more. Illustrated with engravings of… Read more
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Textbook of Electrotherapy.

by Singh, Jagmohan

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Published
2012
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9789350259397
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$32.98

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New Delhi India Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers, 2012, paperback. Second edition. Softcover. Condition: very good (corners bumped and worn). ISBN 9789350259397
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Netherlands Brill, 2014, paperback. Special issue of the journal: Asian Medicine--Tradition and Modernity. -- Softcover. Condition: near fine.
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Health via Nature; The Health Book for the Layman.

by Finkel, Harry

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Published
1925
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New York Society for Public Health Education, 1925, hardcover. Subtitle: Including a rational system of health culture and the prevention, treatment and cure of disease by natural methods; also the study of natural dietetics, the preparation and combination of foods for health and disease. -- Hardcover, tree of health design on front cover. Condition: very good minus (spine letters… Read more
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Medicine in Virginia in the Nineteenth Century.

by Blanton, Wyndham B.

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Published
1933
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Richmond VA Garrett & Massie, 1933, hardcover. Illustrated with portraits, photo of early x-ray machine, Confederate States Army materials, etc. -- Hardcover, 3-side printed design on covers, 466 pages, 8x11x2 inches, ex-library copy with stamps on edges and endsheets but spine not defaced. Condition: very good minus (as noted; hinges bit weak).
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