Physiotherapy treatment, 2/9th Australian General Hospital
ID numberART25026
Collection typeArt
TitlePhysiotherapy treatment, 2/9th Australian General Hospital
MeasurementOverall: 37.2 cm x 39 cm
Object typeDrawing
MakerDargie, William
Place made
  • New Guinea
  • New Guinea: Papua New Guinea, Papua, Laloki River Area, 17 Mile (Port Moresby)
Date made1944
Physical descriptionwatercolour on prepared artists board
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionDargie noted, "A patient with injured stomach muscle is shown being fitted with a plaster cast. Heat and a graduated series of exercises, in combination with massage, are other elements of physiotherapic treatment. Nearly all physiotherapists at this hospital are nurses".