Reference numberCLP/12ii/7
TitlePaper, 'An account of the new method of cutting for the stone' by John Douglas
DescriptionDouglas recounts his trials with the 'high method' of bladder stone removals that had previously received much scepticism. Douglas tried it only on young boys and adolescent men, but said that it would also work in women if the stone was big enough. Engravings from Philosophical Transactions attached.

Subject: Surgery

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'An account of the new method of cutting for the stone'.

Read to the Royal Society on 14 June 1722.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1722.0018
Printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 32, no 371, p 83
Related records in the catalogueCLP/12ii/7/1
Fellows associated with this archive
NA2825Douglas; John (- 1743); surgeon - 1743
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