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In Pectore Robur: The Life and Works of Sir Harold Gillies 1882 – 1960 By Richard Petty
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Widely acknowledged as the father of plastic surgery, Sir Harold Gillies was years ahead of his time. Born in New Zealand in 1882, Harold Gillies came to England to study medicine at Cambridge and... More > then at Barts in London. The horrific facial injuries suffered by soldiers in the trenches during the First World War inspired Gillies to research historic methods of reconstructing damaged tissues. He taught his newly developed techniques to the first generation of plastic surgeons. During peace time he struggled long and hard to establish aesthetic surgery as a respected discipline. Despite early opprobrium from the medical establishment he went on to enjoy enormous professional success. This account of Sir Harold Gillies' life includes an overview of his published works and the historic sources of his inspirations.< Less
The Life and Works of Sir Harold Gillies By Richard Petty
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The life and works of pioneering plastic surgeon Sir Harold Gillies by Dr Richard Petty

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Our World Our World By Deleah Payne
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