A Method of Holding Galea Hemostats in Craniotomies


Title:
A Method of Holding Galea Hemostats in Craniotomies
Creator:
Kantrowitz, Adrian
Date:
November 1944
Description:
Kantrowitz invented a clamp for holding the multiple surgical clamps needed in craniotomies while working with neurosurgeon Leo Davidoff in 1943. Davidoff adopted the new invention for his surgical operations, referring to it as "the Kantrowitz," and encouraged Kantrowitz to publish this article.
Periodical:
Journal of Neurosurgery
Publisher:
American Association of Neurological Surgeons
Rights:
Reproduced with permission of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons.
Genre:
Articles
Subject:
Craniotomy
Format:
Text
Extent:
1 pages
Language:
English
Legacy Source Citation:
Periodical. Kantrowitz, Adrian. "A Method of Holding Galea Hemostats in Craniotomies." Journal of Neurosurgery 1, 6 (November 1944): 392. Article. 1 Image.. Journal of Neurosurgery
Legacy ID:
GNBBCG
NLM ID:
101584941X26
Profiles Collection:
The Adrian Kantrowitz Papers
Story Section:
Biographical Information