Antique Medical Instruments

 

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Antique Medical Instruments


by C.Keith Wilbur (Author)

 

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ISBN: 9780764329937

 

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Family physician and artist Dr. C. Keith Wilber presents a hand-illustrated tour of medical history via the doctors' instruments. This study chronicles the evolution of a wide range of medical instruments from the mid-1700s through current usage. It inclu


Family physician and artist Dr C Keith Wilber presents a hand-illustrated tour of medical history via the doctors' instruments. This study chronicles the evolution of a wide range of medical instruments from the mid-1700s through current usage. It includes discussions on microscopes, reflex hammers, stethoscopes, blood pressure instruments, electro-cardiographs, ophthalmoscopes, otoscopes, endoscopes, vaginal specula, thermometers, forceps, bullet probes, bloodletting instruments, vaccination lancets, trepanning tools, and others. This is an important resource for all medical personnel, historians, and collectors.


 

ISBN 764329936
ISBN13 9780764329937
Publisher Schiffer Publishing Ltd
Format Paperback
Publication date 01/06/2008
Pages 149
Weight (grammes) 500
Published in United States
Height (mm) 275
Width (mm) 215