History of Mechanical Sutures in Operations Book
Comprehensive history of mechanical sutures in surgery; changes in the concepts of surgical technique; evolution from compression to staple to compression anastomosis.
Covering the advancement of surgical stapling from compression devices for anastomosis, to mechanical suture devices, the material is presented by one of the leading authorities on the subject, Felicien M. Steichen, MD (The Pioneer of Modern Surgical Stapling).
Paperback, 315 pp, 2008
Author 1: Felicien M. Steichen, MD
Author 2: Ruth A. Wolsch