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McDowell, Ephraim 1771-1830

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Works: 74 works in 131 publications in 1 language and 1,204 library holdings
Classifications: Z116.A4,
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Most widely held works by Ephraim McDowell
Three cases of extirpation of diseased ovaria by Ephraim McDowell ( Book )
5 editions published between 1817 and 1972 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three cases of extirpation of diseased ovaria . : Observations on diseased ovaria by Ephraim McDowell ( Book )
1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Famous Kentucky shrine McDowell house and apothecary shop ( Book )
in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The McDowell letters by Ephraim McDowell ( Book )
1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dr. Ephraim McDowell and the first abdominal surgery ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
[Ephraim McDowell, physician and surgeon who pioneered techniques in abdominal surgery, was born November 11, 1771, in Augusta County, Virginia. His family moved to Danville, Kentucky, in 1784. After his medical studies, McDowell built a busy practice in Danville, eventually earning a reputation as a skillful anatomist and surgeon. In 1809, he performed the first ovariotomy on a woman who suffered from a cystic ovarian tumor that weighed more than twenty pounds. The procedure subsequently brought him international fame. He died on June 25, 1930, and is buried in Danville]
[Ephraim McDowell, biographical materials] ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Notes on Dr. Benjamin Rush's lectures by Ephraim McDowell ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Notes on Dr. Barton's lectures by Ephraim McDowell ( Book )
1 edition published in 1827 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
--Jane Todd Crawford memorial service; auspices of the Kentucky state medical association, Danville, May 30, 1935 by Kentucky State Medical Association ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Dr. Ephraim McDowell postage stamps and envelopes ( )
1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This collection consists of two first day of issue envelopes and 4-cent postage stamps honoring frontier surgeon Dr. Ephraim McDowell of Danville, Kentucky. One envelope has the image of McDowell in black-and-white while the other is color and is addressed to Colonel John Parrish
Medical classics ( Book )
1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
[Ephraim McDowell Performing Ovariotomy] by Ephraim McDowell ( Visual )
and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dr. McDowell performs the first ovariotomy with the help of three assistants
The Dawn of Abdominal Surgery by Ephraim McDowell ( Visual )
in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ephraim McDowell is about to perform the first ovariotomy. The patient lies on a bed in his office while five people are present to assist
 
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English (87)