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Medicine before High tech...help me research a book I wish to write.
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I'm a physician in private practice in the United States and I would like information on the state of medicine in the early 20th century (before the 1930s for example.) This is for book on how to practice medicine with limited equipment. Specifically, I would like detailed information on the surgical treatment of common diseases, (gallbladder, bowel obstruction, common fractures) I'm especially interested in the equipment available at that time and hospital organization. It would be wonderful if you could include pictures. Descriptions of intravenous catheters, fluids, blood transfusions and cross-matching, etc. Also, treatment of traumatic injury, blood loss, airway management, ventilation (if available at the time) treatment of pneumothorax, etc. I would like detailed info on the treatment of infection prior to antibiotics. This pertains to wound infections as well as pneumonia, sepsis, meningitis, etc. Also, include labor and delivery, c-sections vs forceps delivery vs manual bre...

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