The operating microscope and the development of ear surgery

Gibson, W. P. R.
January 1980
Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine;Jan1980, Vol. 73 Issue 1, p53
Academic Journal
The article provides information related to the use of operating microscope and the development of ear surgery. Ear surgeons were the first to use a microscope to see minute structures clearly during surgery. The early use of an operating microscope was inevitable in their specialty. The historical development of surgery for otosclerosis provides a vivid indication of the impact of the operating microscope.


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