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The Resource John Mumford Swan notes on gynaecological clinics and didactic gynaecology lectures

John Mumford Swan notes on gynaecological clinics and didactic gynaecology lectures

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John Mumford Swan notes on gynaecological clinics and didactic gynaecology lectures, 1891-1893
Title
John Mumford Swan notes on gynaecological clinics and didactic gynaecology lectures
Inclusive dates
1891-1893
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Language
eng
Summary
Notes of 44 case reports (numbered 1-47, with gaps) from gynaecological clinics of Dr. Edward P. Davis and Dr. William Goodell and from Dr. Griffith's clinic on diseases of children. Interspersed are notes on gynecology which apparently are from the lectures of Dr. Hirst. Notes begin 14 February 1891 and break off abruptly on 8 March 1893
Biographical or historical data
John Mumford Swan was born 23 Jan. 1870 in Newport, R.I. and died on 22 Nov. 1949 in Rochester, N.Y. In 1893 he received his M.D. from the Medical Department of the University of Pennsylvania. He was a Resident Physician (1894-1895) and Dispensary Physician (1896-1908) at Presbyterian Hospital, Philadelphia, before serving as Director of the Laboratories of the American Oncologic Hospital (1908-1910). He also held several teaching positions at the University of Pennsylvania (1895-1904), the Philadelphia Polyclinic (1910-1911), and the Medico-Chirurgical College (1910-1911). Swan moved to Watkins, N.Y., to serve as Medical Director of the Glen Springs (1910-1911). He joined the U.S. Army Medical Corps (1915-1919) and served at Base Hospital no. 19 in France during World War I. Swan was sent by the Red Cross to the Dominican Republic and Haiti to investigate health problems (1919-1920). He finally settled in Rochester, N.Y., where he established private practice and served as Staff Physician (1921-1939) and Consulting Physician (1940-1943) to Park Avenue Hospital. Swan was a founding member and President (1920-1921) of the American Society of Tropical Medicine. He was elected a Fellow of the College of Physicians in 1900.
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1870-1949
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Swan, John M.
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  • Griffith, J. P. Crozer
  • Davis, Edward P.
  • Goodell, William
  • Hirst, Barton Cooke
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • Gynecology
  • Pediatrics
  • Manuscripts
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John Mumford Swan notes on gynaecological clinics and didactic gynaecology lectures
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Notes taken by John M. Swan
Control code
000150197
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
1
Ownership
Given to the College of Physicians by John M. Swan, Jr., M.D. in 1943. With book stamp of Dr. Swan.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 150197
  • 156583
  • (OCoLC)ocn170924516
  • (OCoLC)170924516
Type of unit
v.
Label
John Mumford Swan notes on gynaecological clinics and didactic gynaecology lectures
Publication
Note
Notes taken by John M. Swan
Control code
000150197
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
1
Ownership
Given to the College of Physicians by John M. Swan, Jr., M.D. in 1943. With book stamp of Dr. Swan.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 150197
  • 156583
  • (OCoLC)ocn170924516
  • (OCoLC)170924516
Type of unit
v.

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