Creator: Hanlon, C. Rollins ; Johns, Thomas N.P. ; Thomas, Vivien T., 1910-1985.
This is a collection of other scientists' articles and copies of manuscripts on the topic of electrical anesthesia. Included is one article from Johns Hopkins: "An Apparatus for Anesthesia in experimental Thoracic Surgery" by C. Rollins Hanlon MD, Thomas N.P. Johns MD, and Vivien Thomas.
Creator: McKusick, Victor A. (Victor Almon), 1921-2008
This folder contains reprints of several articles discussing methods of measuring the flow and rate of blood circulation. Two deal with radio-active means and the 3rd, by H. K. Wiskind and V. A. McKusick MD of JHU is entitled "Electric Analog of the Human Circulation for Study of Hepatic Hemodynamics."
Creator: Langworthy, Orthello R. (Orthello Richardson), 1897-1996
This folder contains 2 articles co-authored by Dr. Kouwenhoven and Orthello R. Langworthy (Dept. of Neurology) on the effect produced by the discharges from the impulse generator. These electrical current studies were conducted on rats.
One reprint of an article that appeared in The American Journal of Nursing, April 1963 entitled "The Law and the Nurse: Nurse, Hospital and Emergency Care" by Nathan Hershey is in this folder. It covers topics which include obligations and risks in giving emergency care and the law and ethics.
This folder contains correspondence between Dr. Kouwenhoven and the Mine Safety Appliances Company about his consultant agreement with them and information on the development of a mine safety portable defibrillator. It includes a photograph of Dr. Kouwenhoven using the instrument on a patient.
This folder includes ongoing correspondence betweenDr. Kouwenhoven and officials at the Mine Safety Appliances Company about the use of the Mine Safety Defibrillator, scientific papers written about it, and use if ut by others. Dr. Kouwenhoven was a consultant for the company.
This folder contains correspondence between Dr. Kouwenhoven and officials of the Mine Safety Appliances Company about the research he was conducting on use of their Mine Safety Defibrillator. Photos of the components of the device are included as is information about the use of the device by others and Dr. Kouwenhoven's ongoing consultant relationship with the company. A copy of his 1960 agreement is also included.
Neurological Effects of Electricity on the Organism. — 1932-1938
Papers and abstracts written by scientists in the USA and abroad on the topic of neurologic effects of electric shock are accumulated in this file. Included is a Hebrew translation of an address on electrical accidents Dr. Kouwenhoven gave in 1937.