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Another of the delightful little volumes on medical history from the house of Hoeber! Reprinted with additions and corrections from Annals of Medical History, N. S. Vol. I, No. 2, March, 1929. In this obiter opus in medical history, the control of hemorrhage has been chosen as the thread to be followed amidst the varying fortunes of surgery. Beginning with the mention of the superstitious respect for blood held by primitive man and the attempts at hemostasis in the epics of early Greece and Rome, the beginning of hemostasis in the early Medicine of Egypt, China, India, Assyro-Babylonia, and Greece
The History of Hemostasis.. Ann Intern Med. 1929;3:291. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-3-3-291
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