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Thomas Benton Cooley - bibliography

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Biography

American paediatrician, born 1871, Ann Arbor, Michigan; died 1945.

Bibliography

    Obituary:
  • Thomas Benton Cooley, MD 1871-1945.
    American Journal of Diseases of Children, Chicago, 1946, 71: 77-79.
  • W. W. Zuelzer:
    Thomas B Cooley (1871-1945).
    Pediatric profiles. Borden S. Veeder, editor. The CV Mosby Co, 1957.

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