Reference numberL&P/1/158
TitlePaper, 'Of a machine (hammock and ambe) for dealing with unwieldy patients' by Claude Nicholas Le Cat
Date25 November 1742
DescriptionFour pages in French and eleven pages in English. Contains two figures of the machine.

Subject: Medicine/Engineering

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'Description of a machine for dressing and curing patients, who are very unwieldy, and are under the surgeon's hands for some ailment on the back, the os sacrum, &c. or are apprehensive of it'.

Read 3 February 1743.
Physical descriptionInk on paper and two figures
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1742.0064
Related records in the catalogueL&P/1/158/1
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6800Cat; Claude Nicholas Le (1700 - 1768)1700 - 1768
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