• medical
  • Prior to the anesthetizing of Queen Victoria in 1853, the use of diethyl ether and chloroform as obstetric anesthetics faced social, religious, and medical opposition. (wikipedia.org)
  • Medical objections were similarly disintegrated with casebook publications that reflected the safety of obstetric anesthesia for both mother and child. (wikipedia.org)
  • Following that initial administration documented in the Boston Medical and Surgical Journal by N.C Keep, Walter Channing described several obstetric cases in which he successfully employed sulfuric ether in the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • John Snow was responsible for anesthetizing the Queen and is also attributed for influencing public and medical opinions on obstetric anesthesia through his various recorded experiences Though the birth of the Queen's 8th child Prince Leopold on April 7, 1853 was not generally publicized, the London social elite were aware of the use of chloroform in this delivery and found it appealing. (wikipedia.org)
  • medicine
  • promoted speciality of obstetric medicine also as a participant in the foundation and administration, of the Obstetrical Society of London, of which he was the second President, elected 1860. (wikipedia.org)
  • bitches
  • In bitches and queens, predicting the day of parturition is particularly valuable in cases of uncertain mating times or when other information for determining gestation age (that is, day of luteinizing hormone surge, day of initial rise in progesterone or day of ovulation in the bitch, day of coitus-induced ovulation in the queen) are unavailable. (vin.com)
  • birth
  • A perineoplasty procedure repairs damage to the perineum and damage to the Vulva that a woman might experience as a result of: Child birth - the stretching of parturition can cause tears to the tissues, or might require cutting (episiotomy) should the woman's birth canal prove too narrow to allow unobstructed passage of the infant. (wikipedia.org)
  • delivery
  • Thus the advent of obstetric anesthesia facilitated the use of instruments during delivery as obstetricians were afforded greater scope in terms of these materials. (wikipedia.org)