Gifted Hands –America’s Most Significant Contributions to Surgery

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Kenneth Lee

Keywords

surgery, history of surgery, American history of surgery

Abstract

"Gifted Hands" by Dr. Seymour I. Schwartz takes the reader on a 300 year history of America's most significant contributions to the field of surgery. Covering fields as diverse as gynaecology to cardiothoracic surgery, "Gifted Hands" is a concisely written and accessible history that appeals to both medical professionals and lay readers alike.