How the Civil War Changed Medicine

Dr. Ira Rutkow talked about how medicine and surgery changed during the Civil War. He responded to questions from members of the… read more

Dr. Ira Rutkow talked about how medicine and surgery changed during the Civil War. He responded to questions from members of the audience.

“The Civil War: How Did It Impact Medicine in America?” was a John K. Lattimer Lecture at the New York Academy of Medicine.

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*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Ira M. Rutkow M.D. Clinical Professor University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey->Surgery

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How the Civil War Changed Medicine

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303764-1
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Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
May 5, 2012
Last Aired:
Jun 4, 2012

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  • May 05, 2012 | 5:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 05, 2012 | 10:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 06, 2012 | 11:01am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 02, 2012 | 9:03am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 03, 2012 | 4:09pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 04, 2012 | 4:58am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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