This paper described Rene Leriche's surgical clinic in Strasbourg, and DeBakey's experience there. His co-author Dr.
Saldarriaga, a young surgeon from Colombia, was also training with Leriche at the time. DeBakey wrote some early notes for
this essay in his travel diary of this visit to Europe.
Item is a photocopy.
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1938-04 (April 1938)
DeBakey, Michael E.
Periodical: DeBakey, Michael E., and Alberto Saldarriaga. "The Clinic of Professor Rene Leriche." New Orleans Medical and Surgical
Journal 90, 10 (April 1938): 606-609. Article. 6 Images.
[Louisiana State Medical Society]
Reproduced with permission of Louisiana State Medical Society.
From Tulane School of Medicine to the U.S. Army, 1928-1946
[Michael DeBakey with Rene Leriche] [ca. 1935]
[Michael DeBakey with Rene Leriche and surgical colleagues at the Leriche Clinic in Strasbourg, France] [ca. 1935]
[Michael DeBakey in surgical gown at the Leriche Clinic in Strasbourg, France] [ca. 1934]
[Michael DeBakey observing surgery at the Leriche Clinic in Strasbourg, France] 
[Diary kept en route to New York and France] [9 August - 11 September 1935]