Originally published in 1904, The Manual of Surgery by Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles is considered the most important medical text of the Victorian Era. Lavishly illustrated with gruesome photos of surgery and sickness, the book is an intimate look at turn-of-the-century medicine and a treasured curiosity for doctors, students, and medical history readers.Inflammation may be defined as the series of vital changes that occurs in the tissues in response to irritation. ... to the irritant, and constitute the attempt made by nature to arrest or to limit its injurious effects, and to repair the damage done by it.
|Title||:||Manual of Surgery|
|Author||:||Alexis Thomson, Alexander Miles|
|Publisher||:||Kaplan Publishing - 2009-03-10|