FOWLER, George Ryerson
A case of thoracoplasty for the removal of a large cicatricial fibrous growth from the interior of the chest, the result of an old empyema.Med. Rec. (N. Y), 44, 838-39, 1893.
Subjects: PULMONOLOGY › Thoracic Surgery, RESPIRATION › Respiratory Diseases
Diffuse septic peritonitis, with special reference to a new method of treatment, namely, the elevated head and trunk posture, to facilitate drainage into the pelvis, with a report of nine consecutive cases of recovery.Med. Rec. (N.Y.), 57, 617-23, 1029-31, 1900.
First description of the “Fowler position”. Reprinted in Med. Classics, 1940, 4, 551-80. Fowler was preceded in this innovation by Charles White. See No. 6270.
Subjects: SURGERY: General