The Memphis Lancet, Vol. 3 (Classic Reprint)

The Memphis Lancet, Vol. 3 (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from The Memphis Lancet, Vol. 3 The apparatus itself, in its present modification, devised by Freudenberg in Berlin, does not allow of any criticism, and in the hands of a competent surgeon renders the Operation absolutely harmless. I give the description in his own words: The modifications in point are relative to shape, handiness and electro-technical construction, affording at the same time the possibility of sterilization. The modified instrument is provided with a stout, cylindrical, grooved handle, strong and steady in the hand, quite resembling the well-known handle of a lithotrite. The cooling apparatus is inserted on this side of the handle, instead of at its further extremity, thereby obviating incalescence of the handle, and securing the rubber hose of the cooling appa ratus from being compressed by the ulnar aspect of the hand. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com 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 works.show more

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  • Paperback | 654 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 33mm | 862g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243200358
  • 9780243200351