This five-volume collection of the writings of the distinguished surgeon and anatomist John Hunter was published between 1835 and 1837.It is with a view to this principle of union that it has been recommended to bring the sides or lips of wounds together; but as the ... and afterwards gave rise to various inventions in order to answer this end, such as bandages, sticking- plasters, and ligatures. ... is more general in its application than the uniting bandage, and is therefore preferable to it on many occasions. I can ... are thick and the wound not large, the sides will seldom recede so far as to make any other means necessary.
|Title||:||The Works of John Hunter, F.R.S.|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge University Press - 2015-03-26|