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Author Pernick, Martin S.

Title A calculus of suffering : pain, professionalism, and anesthesia in nineteenth-century America / Martin S. Pernick.

Imprint New York : Columbia University Press, 1985.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  617.96 P423c    ---  Available
Description xiii, 421 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Note Includes index.
Bibliography Bibliography: p. [349-397.
Subject Anesthesia -- History -- 19th century.
Medicine -- History -- 19th century.
Surgery -- History -- 19th century.
Pain -- Social aspects -- History -- 19th century.
ISBN 0231051867 (alk. paper)

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