Just what the doctor ordered : : the history of American medicine

Title Just what the doctor ordered : : the history of American medicine
Names Miller, Brandon Marie.
Book Number BR011730
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation Illustrates the changes in medical practices in the United States since Europeans first settled here. Recalls the first medical school opening in 1765 and the fact that George Washington, suffering from a sore throat, died from prescribed bleeding in 1799. Attributes improvements in medicine to better education, upgraded sanitation practices, and the discovery of vaccines. For grades 5-8.
Local Subject Juvenile Book - JU
Juvenile Non-Fiction - JN
Young Adult Book - YA
Short Book - SH
History - HST
Young Adult Non-Fiction - YN
Medicine & Health - MED
History, United States - HUS
Audience Notes For grades 5-8.
LC Subject Medicine - North America - History - Juvenile literature
Call Number j610.973 JNF
Language English
Released 1997
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 1997 (Braille International, Inc., transcribing agency. Braille International, Inc., distributor)
Original Publication Transcription of: Minneapolis : Lerner Publications, c1997.
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