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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MOORE, Charles Hewitt

2 entries
  • 2980

On a new method of procuring the consolidation of fibrin in certain incurable aneurisms.

Med.-chir. Trans., 47, 129-49, 1864.

Moore and Murchison introduced the method of treating aneurysm by passing wire into the aneurysmal sac.

  • 2619

On the influence of inadequate operations on the theory of cancer.

Med.-chir. Trans. 50, 245-80, 1867.

Modern surgical treatment of cancer is based upon principles laid down by Moore. For cancer of the breast he showed that recurrence was not due to the development of an entirely new tumor because of constitutional susceptibility, as was then generally theorized, but to incomplete removal of the original tumor. He insisted that the entire breast be carefully removed in every case of breast cancer.