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" the eminent surgeon of St. Thomas's Hospital. As an instance of his courage and presence of mind it is related that when a boy he saw a lad fall from a cart and tear open his thigh "
Autobiography of Samuel D. Gross, M.D., ...: emeritus professor of surgery ... - Page 139
by Samuel David Gross - 1887 - 407 pages
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The railway anecdote book

Railway anecdote book - 1852
...concerned ; and an anecdote is told of Sir Astley, which, if true, seems to bear ont this idea. It is said that, when a boy, he saw a lad fall from a cart, and tear his thigh in such a manner as to wound the femoral artery. Our young hero immediately took his handkerchief,...
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Anecdotes for the Steamboat and Railroad: Selected from the Best Authors

Anecdotes - 1853 - 389 pages
...concerned ; and an anecdote is told of Sir Astley, which, if true, seems to bear out this idea. It is said that when a boy, he saw a lad fall from a cart, and tear his thigh in such a manner as to wound the femoral artery. Our young hero immediately took his handkerchief,...
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Doctors and Patients: Or, Anecdotes of the Medical World and Curiosities of ...

John Timbs - Medicine - 1873 - 288 pages
...his father, a sound scholar. An accidental circumstance is said to have influenced his future career. When a boy, he saw a lad fall from a cart, and tear his thigh in such a manner as to wound the femoral artery. Young Cooper immediately took his handkerchief...
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Doctors and patients, or, Anecdotes of the medical world and curiosities of ...

John Timbs - Medicine - 1876 - 486 pages
...his father, a sound scholar. An accidental circumstance is said to have influenced his future career. When a boy, he saw a lad fall from a cart, and tear his thigh in such a manner as to wound the femoral artery. Young Cooper immediately took his handkerchief...
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Autobiography of Samuel D. Gross, M.D., emeritus professor of ..., Volume 2

Samuel David Gross - 1887
...exchanged him for a paternal uncle, a surgeon of Guy's Hospital, and the latter in turn for Mr. Cline, the eminent surgeon of St. Thomas's Hospital. As an...saw a lad fall from a cart and tear open his thigh in such a manner as to wound the femoral artery. He immediately took his handkerchief from his pocket,...
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