Table of contents for Giving birth in Canada, 1900-1950 / Wendy Mitchinson.

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Introduction 3
Chapter One :
  The Uncertain World of
  Medicine and Medical Practitioners 19
Chapter Two :
  The Even More Uncertain World of Obstetrics 47
Chapter Three :
  Midwives Did Not Disappear 69
Chapter Four :
  The Expanding World of Prenatal Care 104
Chapter Five :
  Childbirth 158
Chapter Six :
  Obstetrical Intervention  190
Chapter Seven :
  Caesarian Section 231
Chapter Eight :
  Maternal Mortality and Postnatal Care 260
Conclusion 298