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Author: Savitt, Todd L.
Year: 1990
Title: Fevers, Agues, and Cures: Medical Life in Old Virginia
Publisher: Virginia Historical Society
City: Richmond
Number of
Pages:
80p. : illus.
Keywords: 1. Cesarean section. 2. Bennett, Jessee, 1769-1842. 3. Medicine - History.
Abstract: The author briefly notes Jessee Bennett and his 1794 cesarean section operation on his wife. He states this operation has never been proven.
Location: BC EMU-HL JMU