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The Resource Medical theory, surgical practice : studies in the history of surgery, edited by Christopher Lawrence

Medical theory, surgical practice : studies in the history of surgery, edited by Christopher Lawrence

Label
Medical theory, surgical practice : studies in the history of surgery
Title
Medical theory, surgical practice
Title remainder
studies in the history of surgery
Statement of responsibility
edited by Christopher Lawrence
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
Dewey number
617/.09
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RD27
LC item number
.M44 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WO 11.1 M489
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lawrence, Christopher
Series statement
Wellcome Institute series in the history of medicine
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Surgery
  • General Surgery
Label
Medical theory, surgical practice : studies in the history of surgery, edited by Christopher Lawrence
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Democratic, divine and heroic: the history and historiography of surgery / Christopher Lawrence -- Seventeenth-century English surgery: the casebook of Joseph Binns / Lucinda McCray Beier -- Surgery and scrophula / Roger French -- Giovanni Battista Morgagni and eighteenth-century physical examination / Malcolm Nicolson -- Physiological principles in the surgical writings of John Hunter / Stephen Jacyna -- Practising on principle: Joseph Lister and the germ theories of disease / Christopher Lawrence and Richard Dixey -- From conservative to radical surgery in late nineteenth-century America / Gert H. Brieger -- Knowledge of bodies or bodies of knowledge? Surgeons, anatomists and rectal surgery, 1830-1985 / Lindsay Granshaw -- Experiment and experience in anaesthesia: Alfred Goodman Levy and chloroform death, 1910-1960 / Christopher Lawrence -- The ambiguous artifact: surgical instruments and the surgical past / Ghislaine Lawrence
Control code
000112496
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 331 p.
Isbn
9780415000468
Isbn Type
(hb)
Lccn
91032852
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 112496
  • 112670
Label
Medical theory, surgical practice : studies in the history of surgery, edited by Christopher Lawrence
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Democratic, divine and heroic: the history and historiography of surgery / Christopher Lawrence -- Seventeenth-century English surgery: the casebook of Joseph Binns / Lucinda McCray Beier -- Surgery and scrophula / Roger French -- Giovanni Battista Morgagni and eighteenth-century physical examination / Malcolm Nicolson -- Physiological principles in the surgical writings of John Hunter / Stephen Jacyna -- Practising on principle: Joseph Lister and the germ theories of disease / Christopher Lawrence and Richard Dixey -- From conservative to radical surgery in late nineteenth-century America / Gert H. Brieger -- Knowledge of bodies or bodies of knowledge? Surgeons, anatomists and rectal surgery, 1830-1985 / Lindsay Granshaw -- Experiment and experience in anaesthesia: Alfred Goodman Levy and chloroform death, 1910-1960 / Christopher Lawrence -- The ambiguous artifact: surgical instruments and the surgical past / Ghislaine Lawrence
Control code
000112496
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 331 p.
Isbn
9780415000468
Isbn Type
(hb)
Lccn
91032852
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 112496
  • 112670

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