Electricity: Its Medical and Surgical Applications, Including Radiotherapy and Phototherapy, with a Section of Electrophysics, and a Section on X-Rays

By: Potts, Charles S.; Richard, Horace Clark; Pancoast, Henry K.

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First edition. Sticker with handwritten number on spine base, ink date on front endpaper, pencil name and ink stamp on front flyleaf. 1911 Hard Cover. viii, 509 pp. 8vo. Includes sections on electricity, electrophysiology, electrodiagnosis and electroprognosis, general electrotherapeutics, methods of obtaining general and local effects by the indirect action of electricity, special electrotherapeutics, and the application of the Roentgen rays [X-rays] in medicine. Extensive index follows text. This work was published just 16 years after the original paper by William Roentgen ('On A New Kind Of Rays' (Über eine neue Art von Strahlen)) announcing his discovery of x-rays. Roentgen is considered the father of diagnostic radiology.

Title: Electricity: Its Medical and Surgical Applications, Including Radiotherapy and Phototherapy, with a Section of Electrophysics, and a Section on X-Rays

Author: Potts, Charles S.; Richard, Horace Clark; Pancoast, Henry K.

Categories: Medical,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Lea & Febiger: 1911

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 2008660

Keywords: MEDICAL MEDICINE ELECTRICITY RADIOTHERAPY PHOTOTHERAPY ELECTRICAL X-RAY SURGERY SURGICAL RADIOLOGY,