Reference numberAP/8A/13
TitleUnpublished paper, 'Inquiry into the cause of the arterial pulse' by C H [Charles Henry] Parry
Date22 April 1815
DescriptionParry details experiments and observations made on arterial pulses in humans and animals, and the relationship of the pulse to the systole and diastole of the left ventricle of the heart. Includes one page of illustrations.

Annotations and corrections appear throughout in graphite.

Subject: Physiology

Written by Parry in Bath [Somerset, England]. Read to the Royal Society on 25 May 1815.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueAP/8A/13/1
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NA3469Parry; Charles Henry (1779 - 1860)1779 - 1860
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