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The Resource Turner's Lane Hospital ; : case and follow-up studies of peripheral nerve disorders, including correspondence addressed to S. W. Mitchell : Philadelphia

Turner's Lane Hospital ; : case and follow-up studies of peripheral nerve disorders, including correspondence addressed to S. W. Mitchell : Philadelphia

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Turner's Lane Hospital ; : case and follow-up studies of peripheral nerve disorders, including correspondence addressed to S. W. Mitchell : Philadelphia, 1861-1892
Title
Turner's Lane Hospital ;
Title remainder
case and follow-up studies of peripheral nerve disorders, including correspondence addressed to S. W. Mitchell : Philadelphia
Inclusive dates
1861-1892
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Case and follow-up studies of peripheral nerve disorders, including correspondence addressed to S. W. Mitchell
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Language
eng
Summary
Incomplete but extensive notes of Civil War patients with gunshot wounds, principally taken by Mitchell; many of these were used in Mitchell's Reflex paralysis (Philadelphia, 1864) and Gunshot wounds and other injuries of nerves (Philadelphia, 1864), coauthored with George Morehouse and William Keen. Includes correspondence and follow-up case notes
Biographical or historical data
Silas Weir Mitchell, Philadelphia neurologist, novelist, and poet, was born on 15 Feb. 1829. He was a son of physician John Kearsley Mitchell. Mitchell married Mary Middleton Elwyn (d. 1862), in 1856, then Mary Cadwalader, in 1875. He had two sons from his first marriage and a daughter from his second. S. Weir Mitchell died of pneumonia on 4 Jan. 1914.
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1829-1914
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Mitchell, S. Weir
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  • Reflex paralysis
  • Gunshot wounds and other injuries of nerves
  • Turner's Lane Hospital (Philadelphia, Pa.)
  • Wounds, Gunshot
  • Peripheral Nerve Injuries
  • Peripheral Nervous System Diseases
  • American Civil War
  • Military Personnel
  • Philadelphia
Label
Turner's Lane Hospital ; : case and follow-up studies of peripheral nerve disorders, including correspondence addressed to S. W. Mitchell : Philadelphia
Link
https://mitchell.cppdigitallibrary.org/s/mitchell/page/turnerslane
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Control code
000152175
Extent
1
Immediate source of acquisition
S. Weir Mitchell;
Size
39 cm.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 152175
  • (OCoLC)776158589
Type of unit
box
Label
Turner's Lane Hospital ; : case and follow-up studies of peripheral nerve disorders, including correspondence addressed to S. W. Mitchell : Philadelphia
Link
https://mitchell.cppdigitallibrary.org/s/mitchell/page/turnerslane
Control code
000152175
Extent
1
Immediate source of acquisition
S. Weir Mitchell;
Size
39 cm.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 152175
  • (OCoLC)776158589
Type of unit
box

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