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”

15860 entries, 13799 authors and 1925 subjects. Updated: February 7, 2023

BARTON, John Rhea

3 entries
  • 4411.1

Remarks on certain injuries of the bones in children.

Amer. Med. Rec., 4, 9-20, 1821.

On bending fractures in children.



Subjects: ORTHOPEDICS › Orthopedic Surgery & Treatments › Fractures & Dislocations, PEDIATRICS
  • 4451

On the treatment of anchylosis, by the formation of artificial joints.

N. Amer. med. surg. J., 3, 279-92, 1827.

Barton performed a femoral osteotomy between the greater and lesser trochanters to secure motion in an ankylosed hip. This has been called the first successful arthroplasty. Reprinted in Clin. Orthop., 1984, 182, 4-13.



Subjects: ORTHOPEDICS › Orthopedic Surgery & Treatments › Amputations: Excisions: Resections
  • 4415

Views and treatment of an important injury of the wrist.

Med. Examiner, 1, 365-68, 1838.

“Barton’s fracture” of the radius.



Subjects: ORTHOPEDICS › Orthopedic Surgery & Treatments › Fractures & Dislocations, ORTHOPEDICS › Orthopedic Surgery & Treatments › Hand / Wrist