The American Practitioner and News, 1900

The American Practitioner and News, 1900 : A Bi-Weekly Journal of Medicine and Surgery; Volumes XXIX and XXX (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from The American Practitioner and News, 1900: A Bi-Weekly Journal of Medicine and Surgery; Volumes XXIX and XXX In the title is fully set forth the subjects with which this first volume is concerned, and it is not easy for one with limited experience to imagine a situation, as far as these are concerned, that is not met in the text. Amputations about the foot are treated with particular fullness, as are also plastic procedures. Thus no less than five different operations are given for webbed fingers and eleven for harelip. One might have welcomed more urgent injunctions in regard to the avoidance of scars in operations about the face that are so unnecessarily common. Popular in former editions, the work must now be doubly so since the incorporation of all recent advances in operative surgery and whatever was found lacking in the discussion of the various themes. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical more

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  • Paperback | 986 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 49mm | 1,288g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243188218
  • 9780243188215