TITLE

The French Revolution and the Rise of Surgery

AUTHOR(S)
Parrish, James N.; Leary, J. Patrick O.
PUB. DATE
January 2000
SOURCE
American Surgeon;Jan2000, Vol. 66 Issue 1, p94
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the rise of surgery which coincided with the French Revolution in the middle of 18th century. How chemistry and physics evolved; Emergence of a philosophy; Contributions of surgeon Dominique-Jean Larry; Most prominent figure in the early history of the Paris school; How did the French Revolution fostered the rise of surgery.
ACCESSION #
2723524

 

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