Accession Number : ADA292001

Title :   Surgery In World II. Thoracic Surgery, Volume 2. Medical Department, United States Army,

Corporate Author : OFFICE OF THE SURGEON GENERAL (ARMY) WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Ahnfeldt, Arnold L. ; Berry, Frank B. ; McFetridge, Elizabeth M.

PDF Url : ADA292001

Report Date : 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 632

Abstract : This second volume deals with the special types of thoracic wounds caused by the missiles of modern warfare and with the management of their complications. As noted in volume I, the Pacific experience will be related in the volume dealing with surgery in the Asiatic-Pacific theater. Special attention is devoted in volume II to certain complications of these injuries whose significance was realized, or fully realized, for the first time in World War II. JMD

Descriptors :   *MILITARY MEDICINE, *WOUNDS AND INJURIES, *THORAX, *SURGERY, MILITARY FORCES(UNITED STATES), MEDICINE, ARMY.

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research
      Weapons Effects(biological)

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE