Surgery Summary

Everything you need to understand or teach Surgery.

  • 6 Encyclopedia Articles

Study Pack

The Surgery Study Pack contains:

Encyclopedia Articles (6)

1,682 words, approx. 6 pages
The Development of Surgery During the Twelfth Through Fourteenth Centuries Overview Early in twelfth century pre-Renaissance European surgery and medical practice began to mature, in large part throug... Read more
2,074 words, approx. 7 pages
Advancements in Surgery Overview During the Renaissance, between 1450 and 1699, surgery was a mix of art, science, and myth. The art of caring for a soldier's battle wounds, the myth of blood-l... Read more
3,289 words, approx. 11 pages
Surgery in the 1700s Overview Surgery has a long history in the healing arts. Its history dates back thousands of years to the great seats of early civilization in Athens, Rome, and Alexandria. Howeve... Read more
1,912 words, approx. 7 pages
Modern Surgery Developed Overview Surgery is an ancient branch of medicine, but it was not until the nineteenth century that doctors learned to apply practical and effective measures for controlling p... Read more
1,979 words, approx. 7 pages
Advances in Surgical Techniques Overview Surgeons of the twentieth century inherited many ideas and techniques from earlier physicians, which they continued to investigate and improve. Three age-old p... Read more
1,984 words, approx. 7 pages
Modern Advances in Surgery and in Medical Technology Overview The science of surgical care has advanced further in the last 50 years than it has in all preceding years combined. Complicated procedures... Read more
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