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The Resource The etiology, the concept and the prophylaxis of childbed fever, by Ignác Fülöp Semmelweis ; translated by Frank P. Murphy ; edited with commentary and translation of the Semmelweis "Open letters" by Sherwin B. Nuland and Ferenc A. Gyorgyey

The etiology, the concept and the prophylaxis of childbed fever, by Ignác Fülöp Semmelweis ; translated by Frank P. Murphy ; edited with commentary and translation of the Semmelweis "Open letters" by Sherwin B. Nuland and Ferenc A. Gyorgyey

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The etiology, the concept and the prophylaxis of childbed fever
Title
The etiology, the concept and the prophylaxis of childbed fever
Statement of responsibility
by Ignác Fülöp Semmelweis ; translated by Frank P. Murphy ; edited with commentary and translation of the Semmelweis "Open letters" by Sherwin B. Nuland and Ferenc A. Gyorgyey
Title variation
Etiology of childbed fever
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
AU@
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1818-1865
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Semmelweis, Ignác Fülöp
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
Translation of Aetiologie, der Begriff und die Prophylaxis des Kindbettfiebers
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Nuland, Sherwin B
  • Gyorgyey, Ferenc A
Series statement
The Classics of Obstetrics & Gynecology Library
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  • Puerperal septicemia
  • Sepsis
  • Puerperal Disorders
  • Asepsis and antisepsis
  • Horrocks, Thomas A. [Donor] (CPP)
Label
The etiology, the concept and the prophylaxis of childbed fever, by Ignác Fülöp Semmelweis ; translated by Frank P. Murphy ; edited with commentary and translation of the Semmelweis "Open letters" by Sherwin B. Nuland and Ferenc A. Gyorgyey
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "The enigma of Semmelweis : an interpretation" by Sherwin P. Nuland: p. [xiii]-xlii
  • Originally published: Baltimore, MD : Williams and Wilkins, 1941
  • The "Open letters" to Spaeth, Scanzoni, Siebold, and all professors of obstetrics: p. [775]-880
  • "Biographical sketches of physicians referred to in the 'Open letters' ": p. [881]-893
  • Originally published serially in the journal Medical classics
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
000152466
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
Special edition.
Extent
lvii, [351]-893 p.
Note
  • Bookplate from the Library of Thomas A. Horrocks and reads: This is copy number 7 of a limited edition of 3,000...
  • Presented by Thomas A. Horrocks.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 152466
  • (OCoLC)271551824
Label
The etiology, the concept and the prophylaxis of childbed fever, by Ignác Fülöp Semmelweis ; translated by Frank P. Murphy ; edited with commentary and translation of the Semmelweis "Open letters" by Sherwin B. Nuland and Ferenc A. Gyorgyey
Publication
Note
  • "The enigma of Semmelweis : an interpretation" by Sherwin P. Nuland: p. [xiii]-xlii
  • Originally published: Baltimore, MD : Williams and Wilkins, 1941
  • The "Open letters" to Spaeth, Scanzoni, Siebold, and all professors of obstetrics: p. [775]-880
  • "Biographical sketches of physicians referred to in the 'Open letters' ": p. [881]-893
  • Originally published serially in the journal Medical classics
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
000152466
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
Special edition.
Extent
lvii, [351]-893 p.
Note
  • Bookplate from the Library of Thomas A. Horrocks and reads: This is copy number 7 of a limited edition of 3,000...
  • Presented by Thomas A. Horrocks.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 152466
  • (OCoLC)271551824

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