An extensive review of the literature on combat injuries to arteries and their battlefield medical management, illustrating
the difficulty of maintaining circulation and avoiding infection and amputation in these cases.
Read before the 57th Annual Session of the Southern Surgical Association, December 4-6, 1945 in Hot Springs, Virginia.
Item is a photocopy.
Number of Image Pages:
46 (3,594,489 Bytes)
1946-04 (April 1946)
DeBakey, Michael E.
Simeone, Fiorindo A.
Periodical: DeBakey, Michael E., and Fiorindo A. Simeone. "Battle Injuries of the Arteries in World War II." Annals of Surgery
123, (April 1946): 534-579. Article. 46 Images.
[Lippincott, Williams, & Wilkins]
Reproduced with permission of Lippincott, Williams, & Wilkins.
Medical Subject Headings (MeSH):
Wounds and Injuries
World War II
From Tulane School of Medicine to the U.S. Army, 1928-1946