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

BODENHAMER, William

2 entries
  • 3459.1
  • 6357.52

A practical treatise on the aetiology, pathology, and treatment of the congenital malformations of the rectum and anus.

New York: Samuel & William Wood, 1860.

The first systematic treatise on the subject, and a landmark in pediatric surgery. Includes an early account of colostomy and one of the earliest histories of that procedure. Digital facsimile from the Hathi Trust at this link.



Subjects: Colon & Rectal Diseases & Surgery, GENETICS / HEREDITY › HEREDITARY / CONGENITAL DISEASES OR DISORDERS › Atresia, Pediatric Surgery, TERATOLOGY
  • 3482.1

A theoretical and practical treatise on the hemorrhoidal disease, givings its history, nature, cases, pathology, diagnosis, and treatment.

New York: William Wood & Company, 1884.

An encyclopedic work containing considerable history and a comprehensive bibliography. Digital facsimile from Google Books at this link.



Subjects: Colon & Rectal Diseases & Surgery, Colon & Rectal Diseases & Surgery › History of Colon & Rectal Diseases & Surgery