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Great ideas in the history of surgery

Leo M. Zimmerman

Great ideas in the history of surgery

by Leo M. Zimmerman

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Published by Williams & Wilkins in Baltimore .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement[by] Leo M. Zimmerman [and] Ilza Veith.
ContributionsVeith, Ilza.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18913123M

  A fascinating history of the practice of surgery from one of the leading figures in the field, chronicling centuries of scientific breakthroughs by the discipline's most dynamic, pioneering n by an author with plenty of experience holding a scalpel, Dr. David Brand: Pegasus Books. The evolution of surgery to its present state has taken at least years, and surgery is still evolving. Each of the many abdominal operations surgeons now performed has its own special history, from the idea that spawned it to the present state of its art.

In The Butchering Art, the historian Lindsey Fitzharris reveals the shocking world of nineteenth-century surgery on the eve of profound conjures up early operating theaters--no place for the squeamish--and surgeons, working before anesthesia, who were lauded for /5. Chinese history provides sporadic accounts of remarkable physicians who performed miraculous operations. The interactions between India and China during the transmission of Buddhism in the first century of the Christian era may have inspired such stories, although they did not lead to the integration of surgery into classical Chinese medicine. 3 Nevertheless, the history of some special Cited by: 2.

It remains a rhetorical question as to whether an understanding of surgical history is important to the maturation and continued education and training of a surgeon. Conversely, it is hardly necessary to dwell on the heuristic value that an appreciation of history provides in developing adjunctive humanistic, literary, and philosophical by: 4.   John F. Kennedy’s Early Life. Born on , in Brookline, Massachusetts, John F. Kennedy (known as Jack) was the second of nine children. His .


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