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Education of a Surgeon - Raffensperger, John
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The author, who graduated from medical school in 1953, has in The Education of a Surgeon narrated the changes in medicine over the past sixty-five years. He also tells of operations from appendectomies on ships at sea to the separation of Siamese Twins. In the mid-twentieth century, medical education and its practices had changed little since the end of the 19th century. Students learned medicine by dissecting cadavers, peering through microscopes, attending lectures and by direct study of patients at the bed side. The ...

Education of a Surgeon 2017, Nova Science Publishers Inc, New York

ISBN-13: 9781536106053