May 31, 1947

The Anatomy of the Bronchial Tree with Special Reference to the Surgery of Lung Abscess

JAMA. 1947;134(5):487-488. doi:10.1001/jama.1947.02880220071033

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The anatomy of the bronchial tree has received attention by various authors. But this volume describes the unique anatomy of the bronchial tree. The author has made dissections of all the bronchi and has made metal casts of them. In addition he has made detailed bronchographic studies in the living subject to verify the interpretations which he presents in this volume. The illustrations are beautifully executed from the standpoint of photography and of artistic value. Many colored plates clarify the description in the text. The cost of producing these numerous plates, drawings and x-ray films must have been considerable. The Clinical Research Committee of Guy's Hospital

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