The Resource Civil War medicine, 1861-1865, by C. Keith Wilbur

Civil War medicine, 1861-1865, by C. Keith Wilbur

Label
Civil War medicine, 1861-1865
Title
Civil War medicine, 1861-1865
Statement of responsibility
by C. Keith Wilbur
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the state of medical knowledge and the practice of medicine, particularly by military medical personnel, during the Civil War
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1923-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wilbur, C. Keith
Dewey number
973.7/75
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E621
LC item number
.W56 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Illustrated living history series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • Medicine, Military
  • Medicine, Military
  • United States
  • Medicine, Military
  • American Civil War
  • Medical care
  • Medicine, Military
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Civil War medicine, 1861-1865, by C. Keith Wilbur
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 111-112) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Before Sumpter. Medical progress ; Inflammation theories: Direct inflammation, Indirect inflammation; Inflammatory treatment: Bleeding, Purgatives, Cathartics, Diaphoretics, Narcotics, Counterirritants ; An unsung hero ; Hard lesson from Crimea (1854-1856) -- That chaotic first year. The medical departments ; Army doctors of varied abilities: The regulars, The doctor's apprentice, The irregulars ; The regimental tradition ; The United States Sanitary Commission ; Reality at Bull Run -- Rations. Packages from home ; Camp sutlers -- Clothing -- Shelter -- Cleanliness -- Changing the old guard -- The ambulance corps -- A new divisional field hospital plan -- Field hospital anesthesia -- Field hospital surgery. Projectile wounds ; Wounds with hemorrhage ; Wounds of the head ; Wounds of the chest ; Wounds of the abdomen ; Wounds of the extremities: The circular amputation, The flap amputation ; Fractures -- Hospital trains -- Hospital ships -- The army general hospital. Joint resection ; Bone resection ; Skull fracture excisions ; Airborne pests ; The duty roster -- Army nursing. Female nurses ; Home front honor roll ; Male nurses -- Disease concepts. Miasmatic diseases ; Intermittent fevers ; Continued fevers ; Eruptive fevers ; Non-miasmatic diseases ; Non-classified diseases -- Medical poisons. Irritant poisons ; Narcotic poisons -- Hammond vs. mercurial poisons -- Medical supplies -- The aftermath -- And in conclusion -- Sidelights
Edition
1st hardback ed.
Extent
1 online resource (119 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035690019
Label
Civil War medicine, 1861-1865, by C. Keith Wilbur
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 111-112) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Before Sumpter. Medical progress ; Inflammation theories: Direct inflammation, Indirect inflammation; Inflammatory treatment: Bleeding, Purgatives, Cathartics, Diaphoretics, Narcotics, Counterirritants ; An unsung hero ; Hard lesson from Crimea (1854-1856) -- That chaotic first year. The medical departments ; Army doctors of varied abilities: The regulars, The doctor's apprentice, The irregulars ; The regimental tradition ; The United States Sanitary Commission ; Reality at Bull Run -- Rations. Packages from home ; Camp sutlers -- Clothing -- Shelter -- Cleanliness -- Changing the old guard -- The ambulance corps -- A new divisional field hospital plan -- Field hospital anesthesia -- Field hospital surgery. Projectile wounds ; Wounds with hemorrhage ; Wounds of the head ; Wounds of the chest ; Wounds of the abdomen ; Wounds of the extremities: The circular amputation, The flap amputation ; Fractures -- Hospital trains -- Hospital ships -- The army general hospital. Joint resection ; Bone resection ; Skull fracture excisions ; Airborne pests ; The duty roster -- Army nursing. Female nurses ; Home front honor roll ; Male nurses -- Disease concepts. Miasmatic diseases ; Intermittent fevers ; Continued fevers ; Eruptive fevers ; Non-miasmatic diseases ; Non-classified diseases -- Medical poisons. Irritant poisons ; Narcotic poisons -- Hammond vs. mercurial poisons -- Medical supplies -- The aftermath -- And in conclusion -- Sidelights
Edition
1st hardback ed.
Extent
1 online resource (119 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035690019

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