Get 20M+ Full-Text Papers For Less Than $1.50/day. Start a 14-Day Trial for You and Your Team.

Learn More →

Atlas of Technics in Surgery

Atlas of Technics in Surgery To write an atlas of this type is a large undertaking. Dr. Madden and his contributors have combined their talents to produce a worthwhile atlas of surgical techniques but it must be emphasized that a book of this type would fall far short of its mark if the art work were not of the same caliber as the written text. Hence, special commendation must be given to the illustrators. The techniques illustrated represent those that have proved satisfactory in the hands of the author. Each operation is discussed not by its originator but rather by another surgeon who is particularly qualified in its performance. The various discussants have stressed important points and differences of opinion and stated their own preferences. This is a particularly valuable feature of the book. Many commonplace procedures have been included, as well as some of the newer and more extensive techniques, such as valvotomies, embolectomies, http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png JAMA American Medical Association

Atlas of Technics in Surgery

JAMA , Volume 169 (7) – Feb 14, 1959

Atlas of Technics in Surgery

Abstract


To write an atlas of this type is a large undertaking. Dr. Madden and his contributors have combined their talents to produce a worthwhile atlas of surgical techniques but it must be emphasized that a book of this type would fall far short of its mark if the art work were not of the same caliber as the written text. Hence, special commendation must be given to the illustrators. The techniques illustrated represent those that have proved satisfactory in the hands of the author. Each...
Loading next page...
 
/lp/american-medical-association/atlas-of-technics-in-surgery-4XXpJ6JCNN
Publisher
American Medical Association
Copyright
Copyright © 1959 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved. Applicable FARS/DFARS Restrictions Apply to Government Use.
ISSN
0098-7484
eISSN
1538-3598
DOI
10.1001/jama.1959.03000240114024
Publisher site
See Article on Publisher Site

Abstract

To write an atlas of this type is a large undertaking. Dr. Madden and his contributors have combined their talents to produce a worthwhile atlas of surgical techniques but it must be emphasized that a book of this type would fall far short of its mark if the art work were not of the same caliber as the written text. Hence, special commendation must be given to the illustrators. The techniques illustrated represent those that have proved satisfactory in the hands of the author. Each operation is discussed not by its originator but rather by another surgeon who is particularly qualified in its performance. The various discussants have stressed important points and differences of opinion and stated their own preferences. This is a particularly valuable feature of the book. Many commonplace procedures have been included, as well as some of the newer and more extensive techniques, such as valvotomies, embolectomies,

Journal

JAMAAmerican Medical Association

Published: Feb 14, 1959

There are no references for this article.