Accession Number : ADA292002
Title : Surgery In World War II, Thoracic Surgery, Volume I. Medical Department, United States Army,
Corporate Author : OFFICE OF THE SURGEON GENERAL (ARMY) WASHINGTON DC
Personal Author(s) : Coates, John B., Jr. ; Berry, Frank B. ; McFetridge, Elizabeth M.
PDF Url : ADA292002
Report Date : 1963
Pagination or Media Count : 405
Abstract : The first volume contains a summary of the development of thoracic surgery in previous wars, the general and statistical background of the World War II experience, administrative considerations in the Mediterranean and European theaters and in the Zone of Interior, the evolution of policies of management of chest wounds, and the routine of management of thoracic casualties from their emergency care on the battlefield through their rehabilitation chest centers. JMD
Descriptors : *MILITARY MEDICINE, *WOUNDS AND INJURIES, *THORAX, MILITARY FORCES(UNITED STATES), WARFARE, GLOBAL, MEDICINE, MEDICAL SERVICES, ARMY, MILITARY SURGEONS, SURGERY.
Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE