Orthopedic Medicine in Civil War New York

Dr. David B. Levine, author, historian and orthopedic surgeon emeritus at Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City, talked about… read more

Dr. David B. Levine, author, historian and orthopedic surgeon emeritus at Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City, talked about medical care during the Civil War era, when battlefield injuries led to the birth of American orthopedics. Dr. Levine spoke about the changes and advances that enabled orthopedics and, more broadly, public health, to progress to the modern medicine we know today. close

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Orthopedic Medicine in Civil War New York

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Public Affairs Event
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Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Mar 15, 2014
Last Aired:
Mar 23, 2014

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  • Mar 15, 2014 | 5:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 15, 2014 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 23, 2014 | 10:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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