Notes on Anesthesia


Title:
Notes on Anesthesia
Creator:
Apgar, Virginia
Date:
1949
Description:
Apgar put together this handbook for her medical students and anesthesiology residents at Columbia-Presbyterian Hospital, "in the absence of an adequate anesthesia textbook." It provided a concise outline of techniques and anesthetic agents used at the hospital during the 1940s, along with possible complications of anesthesia, and the hazards of explosion in the operating room.
Original Repository:
Mount Holyoke College. Archives and Special Collections. Virginia Apgar Papers [MS 0504]
Location:
Box: 11. Folder: 1
Rights:
Reproduced with permission of Peter A. Apgar.
Genre:
Manuals (instructional materials)
Subject:
Anesthesiology
Format:
Text
Extent:
36 pages
Language:
English
Legacy Source Citation:
Original Repository. Mount Holyoke College. Archives and Special Collections. Virginia Apgar Papers [MS 0504]. 12223
Legacy ID:
CPBBGC
NLM ID:
101584647X86
Profiles Collection:
The Virginia Apgar Papers
Story Section:
Establishing a New Specialty, 1938-1949