By: DEAVER, John Blair (1855-1931).
Philadelphia:, P. Blakiston, Son, 1896.: 1896
Seller ID: M8486
8vo. 168, [ads] (32) pp. 4 figs., 32 plates (most color), index. Red cloth, beveled edges, gilt spine. Fine clean copy. FIRST EDITION. "Among the many operations [Deaver] pioneered was that for appendicitis. He is particularly remembered for the Deaver incision, in which there was medial displacement of the rectus muscle following an incision in the right lower abdominal quadrant." - Rutkow. John Deaver was surgeon to the German Hospital, Philadelphia. Cordasco 90-1689; Rutkow GS170. First Edition. View More...