The Remarkable Surgical Practice of John Benjamin Murphy

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Internationally known as a medical pioneer, John Benjamin Murphy treated those injured in the Haymarket Riot and gave medical testimony afterward. His help was sought when Theodore Roosevelt was shot in Milwaukee. Many of Murphy's innovations remain current today in areas including physical examination, experimental surgery, appendicitis, intestinal amastomosis, bone grafting, joint surgery, and nerve repair. This wide-ranging collection offers a comprehensive picture of a man whose publicity seeking roused the animosity of ...

The Remarkable Surgical Practice of John Benjamin Murphy 1993, University of Illinois Press, Urbana-Champaign, IL

ISBN-13: 9780252019586

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