Chirurgie d’armée.Paris: P. F. Didot le jeune, 1768.
One of the most important works on military surgery during the 18th century. Ravaton, a skilful army surgeon, was the first to employ a tin boot, suspended on four rings, for the “hanging” position of broken bones. He was also first to adopt the double-flap method in amputations.
Subjects: MILITARY MEDICINE, SURGERY & HYGIENE