Observations on early suture materials: The first stitch

Ahmad, Ata; O'Leary, J. Patrick
November 1997
American Surgeon;Nov1997, Vol. 63 Issue 11, p1027
Academic Journal
Features Aurelius Cornelius Celsus, a Roman medical journalist who gave the first account on intestinal suturing. Books written by Cornelius about internal suturing; His influence on European medicine; His contribution on the development of modern suture.


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