Page v i had received from study and experience neither did i pretend to teach midwifery till after i had practised it successfully for a long time in the country and the observations i now publish are the fruits not only of that opportunity but more immediately of my practice in london during ten years in which i have given upwards of two hundred and eighty courses of midwifery for . Medical theory and practice of the 1700s developed rapidly as is evidenced by the extensive collection which includes descriptions of diseases their conditions and treatments books on science and technology agriculture military technology natural philosophy even cookbooks are all contained here. A treatise on the theory and practice of midwifery 1752 1764 by william smelliea treatise on the theory and practice of midwifery is a three volume collection of patient accounts that william smellie published from 1752 to 1764 smellie a physician and instructor in obstetrics in great britain published these compilations to share. Other articles where treatise on the theory and practice of midwifery is discussed history of medicine medicine in the 18th century his well known treatise on the theory and practice of midwifery published in three volumes in 1752 64 contained the first systematic discussion on the safe use of obstetrical forceps which have since saved countless lives. Smellies treatise on the theory and practice of midwifery ed with annotations by alfred h mcclintock item preview
How it works:
1. Register a Free 1 month Trial Account.
2. Download as many books as you like ( Personal use )
3. No Commitment. Cancel anytime.
4. Join Over 100.000 Happy Readers.
5. That's it. What you waiting for? Sign Up and Get Your Books.