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Medical women of America

Kate Campbell (Hurd) Mead

Medical women of America

a short history of the pioneer medical women of America and of a few of their colleagues in England

by Kate Campbell (Hurd) Mead

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Published by Froben Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cushier, Elizabeth, -- 1837-1932,
  • Medicine -- Study and teaching,
  • Medicine -- United States,
  • Women -- United States.,
  • Women as physicians

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsThelberg, Elizabeth (Burr) 1880-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsR153 M4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination95,16p.
    Number of Pages9516
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17850970M

    Dr. Blackwell received her medical degree two years later in , and spent her life championing equality in the medical profession (See “How Elizabeth Blackwell became the first female doctor in the U.S.”, ). By the end of the 19th century, 19 women’s medical colleges and 9 File Size: KB. Black women in the United States experience unacceptably poor maternal health outcomes, including disproportionately high rates of death related to pregnancy or childbirth. Both societal and health system factors contribute to high rates of poor health outcomes and maternal mortality for Black women, who are more likely to experience barriers to obtaining quality care and often face racial.

    Genre/Form: Statistics: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Measuring the health of women in America. [Hyattsville, Md.] ( Belcrest Rd, Hyattsville ): U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for . Black women have a long feminist tradition dating back to 19th-century activists such as Maria W. Stewart and Sojourner Truth as well as organizations like the National Association of Colored Women’s Clubs (NACWC) and the National Council of Negro Women, founded in and , respectively.

    The book is educational and entertaining, thanks to Bethard’s light-hearted touch. His second section is titled “Treatments: The Good, the Sad, and the Ungodly.” Lives were sometimes saved by medicines and treatments used in the 19th century and earlier, but, if we need any reminding, the author tells us that “many old medicines and Author: Historynet Staff. is an online marketplace for new, used, rare and out-of-print books, and we have millions of secondhand and rare books listed for sale by booksellers around the world. Well known to book collectors and booklovers, our site is an excellent resource for discovering a rough value of an old book. AbeBooks has been part of the rare book.


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