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Author Nicolson, Malcolm, 1952-

Title Imaging and imagining the fetus : the development of obstetric ultrasound / Malcolm Nicolson and John E.E. Fleming
Published Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 317 pages :) : illustrations
Contents Diagnostic ultrasound before Thomas Brown -- Ian Donald before ultrasound : St. Thomas's Hospital and the Royal Air Force -- Ian Donald before ultrasound : Hammersmith and Glasgow -- A-scope investigations in Glasgow -- The first contact scanner -- The automatic scanner and the diasonograph -- "Behind the Iron Curtain" : ultrasound and the fetus -- Diffusion, controversy, and commodification -- Ian Donald after ultrasound : contraception and abortion -- Maternity and technology
Notes Electronic version available
Restrictions on access to electronic version: access available to SOAS staff and students only, using SOAS id and password
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Donald, Ian, 1910-1987.
Diffusion of innovations -- Scotland.
Fetus -- Ultrasonic imaging -- Scotland -- History.
Fetus -- Ultrasonic imaging.
Ultrasonics in obstetrics -- Scotland -- History.
Ultrasonics in obstetrics.
Ultrasonography, Prenatal -- history.
Ultrasonography, Prenatal -- instrumentation.
Diffusion of Innovation.
Fetal Diseases -- diagnosis.
History, 20th Century.
Form Electronic book
Author Fleming, John E. E. (John Eric Edgcumbe), 1934-
LC no. 2012017646
ISBN 1421408244
9781421408248 (e-book)