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"Consolidated statement of gunshot wounds."

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Title:
"Consolidated statement of gunshot wounds."
Description:
John Hill Brinton (1832-1907), a surgeon with the United States Volunteers, compiled statistical information on gunshot wounds and amputations from reports submitted by the army hospitals to the Surgeon General's Office. Table no. 4 lists over 1300 amputations performed during the months of September through December, 1862.
Creator:
United States. Surgeon-General's Office
Contributor:
Brinton, John Hill
Date:
1863
Location:
Center for the History of Medicine (Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine)
Collection (local):
Boston Medical Library
Boston Medical Library Rare Books Collection (P.V.31.No.23).
Series:
Boston Medical Library
Subjects:
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Medical care
Extent:
Excerpt (2 pages)
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Publisher:
Washington : The Office, 1863
Language:
English
Identifier:
DigID0001605