An Interactive Annotated World Bibliography of Printed and Digital Works in the History of Medicine and the Life Sciences from Circa 2000 BCE to 2022 by Fielding H. Garrison (1870-1935), Leslie T. Morton (1907-2004), and Jeremy M. Norman (1945- ) Traditionally Known as “Garrison-Morton”

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WILMER, Bradford

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Cases and remarks in surgery: to which is subjoined an appendix containing the method of curing the bronchocele in Coventry.

London: T. Longman, 1779.

The “Coventry treatment” for goitre, which introduced the burnt sponge remedy into England, is mentioned on pp. 249-54. Digital facsimile from the Hathitrust at this link.



Subjects: ENDOCRINOLOGY › Thyroid