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Dr. Matas’ Presidential portrait

Dr. Rudolph Matas: Learned trailblazer, father of vascular surgery(Comments Off on Dr. Rudolph Matas: Learned trailblazer, father of vascular surgery)

April 1, 2016

Rudolph Matas, MD, FACS, a founding member of the College and a pioneer in the area of modern vascular surgery, is profiled in this month’s column.

Dr. McBurney operating at Roosevelt Hospital, 1901.

Dr. Charles McBurney: A pioneer in the surgical treatment of appendicitis

An early leader in the surgical treatment of appendicitis, Charles McBurney, MD, is profiled in this month’s column.

Franklin-Martin-reading

American surgical history: Finding a home at the Clinical Congress

The ACS Surgical History Group continues to highlight surgical history as an integral part of the Clinical Congress educational programming with Factors Shaping Surgery over the 20th Century II, which follows up on a session the group presented last year at Clinical Congress.

The College standardizes surgical dressings

The history of the standardization of surgical dressings in 1930 and its ongoing effects are summarized in this month’s column.

Detail of Dr. Martin’s laparotomy record.

ACS Archives houses practice records of Franklin H. Martin

The ACS Archives house four record books detailing the gynecologic practice of Franklin H. Martin, MD, FACS.


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