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John Bingham Roberts - bibliography

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American surgeon, born 29 February 1852, Philadelphia; died November 28, 1924, Philadelphia.


  • The field and limitation of the operative surgery of the human brain.
    Philadelphia, 1885.
  • A manual of modern surgery.
    Philadelphia, 1890; 2nd edition 1899.
  • Notes on the modern treatment of fractures.
    Philadelphia, 1899.
  • Surgery of deformities of the face. New York, 1912.
  • Treatise on fractures. Philadelphia, 1916; end edition, 1921.
  • Congenital clefts of the face.
    Annals of Surgery, Philadelphia, 1918, 67: 110-114.
    Roberts introduced the push-back procedure-backward displacement of the velum to ensure adequate speech.
  • War surgery of the face : including cleft alate. New York, 1919.

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