An Experimental Contribution To Intestinal Surgery; With Special Reference To The Treatment Of…

Paperback | February 4, 2012

byNicholas Senn

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1888. Excerpt: ... AN EXPERIMENTAL CONTRIBUTION TO INTESTINAL SURGERY WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO THE TREATMENT OF INTESTINAL OBSTRUCTION.1 By NICHOLAS SENN, M.D, Ph.d., OF MILWAUKEE. ATTENDING SURGEON TO THE MILWAUKEE HOSPITAL, PROFESSOR OF THE PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICE OF SURGERY AND CLINICAL SURGERY IN THE COLLEGE OF PHYSICIANS AND SURGEONS, CHICAGO, ILL. THE most important, and, at the same time, the most popular topic for discussion among surgeons of the present day is intestinal surgery. The current medical literature is teeming with reports of cases, and at the meetings of almost every medical and surgical society, large or small, this subject comes up for discussion and occupies a liberal space and conspicuous place in their printed transactions. The unusual activity which has been manifested in all parts of the civilized world in the development of this, one of the most modern and aggressive departments of abdominal surgery, is sufficient evidence that the subject is comparatively new, and as yet imperfectly understood. A study of the literature of intestinal surgery must convince every unprejudiced mind that here, as in many other difficult problems in surgery, the positive knowledge which we have acquired rests almost exclusively on the results obtained by experimental research. Gunshot wounds of the abdominal cavity have been made the object of careful and patient experimentation by a number of enthusiastic surgeons, and the results obtained have laid the foundation for a rational method of treatment of these injuries, which has been eagerly accepted by all modern aggressive and progressive surgeons. The practical results which have been obtained thus far in the hands of a number of surgeons have been the means of saving a number of lives, which by the old conservat...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1888. Excerpt: ... AN EXPERIMENTAL CONTRIBUTION TO INTESTINAL SURGERY WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO THE TREATMENT OF INTESTINAL OBSTRUCTION.1 By NICH...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:34 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.07 inPublished:February 4, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217167861

ISBN - 13:9780217167864

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