WANGENSTEEN, Owen Harding
The early diagnosis of acute intestinal obstruction with comments on pathology and treatment. With a report of successful decompression of three cases of mechanical bowel obstruction by nasal catheter suction siphonage.West. J. Surg. Obstet. Gynec., 40, 1-17, 1932.
Wangensteen’s apparatus for relief of acute intestinal obstruction. See also his Intestinal Obstructions: Physiological, pathological and clinical considerations with emphasis on therapy, including description of operative procedures. Springfield, IL: Charles C Thomas, 1955.
Subjects: SURGERY: General › Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery
Minneapolis,MN: University of Minnesota Press, 1978.
Not a systematic history but an assessment of those technical factors that contributed to or retarded the advance of surgery.
Subjects: SURGERY: General › History of Surgery