Sent in response to Harper's request for seminar outlines, this letter included the outlines, which demonstrate how Apgar
conceptualized delivery-room problems after several decades' experience with them, and an essay, "The Perinatal Problem,"
in which she discussed the need for a national medical education program in the emerging field of neonatology.
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1958-03-24 (March 24, 1958)
Harper, Paul A.
Johns Hopkins University. School of Hygiene and Public Health
Original Repository: Mount Holyoke College. Archives and Special Collections. Virginia Apgar Papers [MS 0504]
Reproduced with permission of Peter A. Apgar.
Medical Subject Headings (MeSH):
Obstetric Anesthesia and a Scorecard for Newborns, 1949-1958