TITLE

Perinatal lessons from the past: Sir Norman Gregg, ChM, MC, of Sydney (1892-1966) and rubella embryopathy

AUTHOR(S)
Dunn, P. M.
PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
Archives of Disease in Childhood -- Fetal & Neonatal Edition;Nov2007, Vol. 92 Issue 6, pF513
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article profiles ophthalmologist Norman McAlister Gregg. After qualifying for medicine, he joined the British Expeditionary Force in France as a captain in the Royal Army Medical Corps. He became senior ophthalmic surgeon in both Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and Royal Alexandra Hospital for Children. Gregg published his paper on the effects of rubella on the developing fetus in early pregnancy. Furthermore, he was awarded the Australian Shorney Prize for ophthalmology.
ACCESSION #
27628335

 

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