The Employment of Fine Silk in Preference to Cat-Gut. The Advantages of Transfixing Tissues and Vessels in Controlling Haemorrhage.

Author: Halsted, William   

Publisher: Boston: Welch Bibliophilic Society 1939.

Description: vi 34p white hardback, rough-cut edges, excellent copy, first edition, fine, inscribed "Walter Eugene Stern from H C N". Naffziger (*1884) was a noted neurosurgeon, having worked with Cushing in Boston (Fulton 366), and later led the Department of Neuroscience at the San Francisco Medical School until 1952. Stern headed UCLA neurosurgery for over 30 years (until 1987). He was a Cushing Medalist of the American Association of Neurologic Surgeons and received many other professional honors in his field. Stern was Naffziger's son in law

Order No: PIP 188381

Language: English

Price: £36.00

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