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”

15791 entries, 13704 authors and 1919 subjects. Updated: September 13, 2022

RUTKOW, Ira Michael

6 entries
  • 5813.14
  • 6596.62

The history of surgery in the United States 1775-1900. Vol. 1: Textbooks, monographs and treatises. Vol. 2: Periodicals and pamphlets.

San Francisco, CA: Norman Publishing, 19881992.

The most comprehensive annotated bibliographies of American surgical literature to 1900. Includes separate bibliographies for general surgery, ophthalmology, oto-rhino-laryngology, orthopedic surgery, gynaecology, urology, colon–rectal surgery, and neurological surgery.



Subjects: BIBLIOGRAPHY › Bibliographies of Specific Subjects, COUNTRIES, CONTINENTS AND REGIONS › United States , SURGERY: General › History of Surgery
  • 7763

Socioeconomics of surgery.

St. Louis, MO: Mosby-Yearbook, 1989.

Probably the first book-form study of these issues.



Subjects: ECONOMICS, BIOMEDICAL, SOCIAL MEDICINE, SURGERY: General
  • 6967

Surgery: An illustrated history.

St. Louis, MO: Mosby-Yearbook, 1993.

Text written by Ira Rutkow; captions to illustrations written by Jeremy Norman.



Subjects: SURGERY: General › History of Surgery
  • 6966

American surgery: An illustrated history.

Philadelphia: Lippincott-Raven, 1997.


Subjects: COUNTRIES, CONTINENTS AND REGIONS › United States , SURGERY: General › History of Surgery
  • 7416

Bleeding blue and gray: Civil War surgery and the evolution of American medicine.

New York: Random House, 2005.


Subjects: American (U.S.) CIVIL WAR MEDICINE › History of U.S. Civil War Medicine, MILITARY MEDICINE & HYGIENE › History of Military Medicine
  • 7584

Seeking the cure: A history of medicine in America.

New York: Scribner, 2010.


Subjects: COUNTRIES, CONTINENTS AND REGIONS › United States