Innovation, vision give rise to orthopedic tradition at the University of Heidelberg

Rapp, Susan M.
October 2009
Orthopedics Today;Oct2009, Vol. 29 Issue 10, p70
The article discusses the history of practicing orthopedic surgery in Heidelberg, Germany, which was recognized as a major world center for medicine.


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