TITLE

Shell shock, Gordon Holmes and the Great War

AUTHOR(S)
MacLeod, A. D.
PUB. DATE
February 2004
SOURCE
Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine;Feb2004, Vol. 97 Issue 2, p86
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
journal article
ABSTRACT
The article profiles Gordon Holmes, an athletic choleric Irishman who was appointed as consultant neurologist of the British Army in France. After the end of the war Holmes became the leading British neurologist and has been a master in clinical neurological examination. In the battlefield, Holmes created several works that represents his greatest achievements with cerebral cortex, as well as his medical role during the war.
ACCESSION #
23137678

 

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