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2005, Women and gender in the early modern world, ISBN 0754636194, xiv, 257
Throughout the early modern period in France, surgeon men-midwives were predominantly associated with sexual impropriety and physical danger... 
Pregnancy | History | Obstetrics | Childbirth | History of Medicine | Early Modern History 1500-1750 | Art & Gender | Women's & Gender History | Midwives - France - History - 17th century | Midwifery | Midwives | Childbirth in art
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Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, ISSN 0144-3615, 01/2013, Volume 33, Issue 1, pp. 20 - 23
In 17th century France, the practice of obstetrics passed from female midwives to medical men called accoucheurs... 
Mauriceau-Smellie-Veit manoeuvre | Mauriceau | tire-tête | obstetrics | men midwives | Men midwives | Obstetrics | Tire-tête | tire-tete | OBSTETRICS & GYNECOLOGY | Pregnancy | History, 17th Century | Humans | Female | History, 18th Century | Obstetrics - history | Delivery, Obstetric - history | France
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Journal of Medical Humanities, ISSN 1041-3545, 3/2010, Volume 31, Issue 1, pp. 11 - 26
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1993, Wellcome Institute series in the history of medicine., ISBN 0415064252, xvi, 234
.... Drawing on a vast range of archival material from England, Holland, Germany, France, Italy and Spain, the contributors show the diversity in midwives' practices, competence, socio-economic background... 
Midwifery | Midwives | history | Early Modern History 1500-1750 | European History | Women's & Gender History | Obstetrics
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Archives of Disease in Childhood - Fetal and Neonatal Edition, ISSN 1359-2998, 09/2006, Volume 91, Issue 5, pp. F385 - 387
Portal was the first doctor to give a good description of placenta praevia. His textbook contained interesting accounts of problem cases that he had... 
PEDIATRICS | Pregnancy | History, 17th Century | Placenta Previa - history | Humans | Female | Midwifery - history | History, 18th Century | Textbooks as Topic - history | Delivery, Obstetric - history | Paris | Biography | Midwives | Portal, Paul | Personalities | Obstetrics | Surgery | midwifery | Perinatal Lessons from the Past | history
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Journal of Medical Humanities, ISSN 1041-3545, 3/2010, Volume 31, Issue 1, pp. 53 - 67
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Social history of medicine : the journal of the Society for the Social History of Medicine, ISSN 0951-631X, 2001, Volume 14, Issue 3, pp. 389 - 415
This article examines the portraits of seventeenth-century French accoucheurs [men-midwives] that regularly appeared as the first plate in their obstetrical treatises, representing the body from which the text had issued... 
Men-midwives | Midwives | Medical portraiture | Obstetrical treatises | France | Accoucheurs | Childbirth | Louise Bourgeois | Maternal experience | maternal experience | men-midwives | accoucheurs | medical portraiture | obstetrical treatises | childbirth | HISTORY & PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE | midwives | HISTORY | History, 17th Century | Men | Portraits as Topic - history | Midwifery - history | Obstetrics - history | Publications - history
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Women in French studies, ISSN 1077-825X, 2002, Volume 10, pp. 23 - 35
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2015, Issue 116
...  In 1601, Marie de' Medici was pregnant with her first child. The baby was not, however, her husband's first child. Henri IV, king of France, had a mistress... 
History, 17th Century | Humans | History, 16th Century | Nurse's Role - history | Midwifery - history | Obstetrics - history | Delivery, Obstetric - history | France
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Midwifery, ISSN 0266-6138, 1992, Volume 8, Issue 4, pp. 159 - 169
The history of midwifery in Canada, beginning in the 17th century in New France, is characterised by periods of suppression and rebirth... 
Nurse Midwives - history | Canada | History, 17th Century | History, 20th Century | Humans | Nurse Midwives - legislation & jurisprudence | Female | History, 19th Century | History, 18th Century | Education, Nursing - history | Nurse Midwives - education
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