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PORTAL, Paul

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La pratique des accouchemens soutenue d’un grand nombre d’observations.

Paris: G. Martin, 1685.

Portal’s important treatise included his demonstration that version could be done with one foot. He also taught that face presentation usually ran a normal course. English translation, 1705.



Subjects: OBSTETRICS & GYNECOLOGY › OBSTETRICS