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Carl Mau - bibliography

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Biography

German orthopaedist, 1880-1958.

Bibliography

  • Grundriss der Orthopädie. Nölke, 1947. 241 pages. Biographical wetc:
  • M. Brandes:
    [Carl Mau, surgeon, 60th anniversary.] [Article in German]
    Zeitschrift für Orthopädie und ihre Grenzgebiete, Stuttgart, 1950, 79 (4): 609-611.
    According to Universitätsklinikum Hamburg-Eppendorf, Mau was born in 1880.
  • K. Lindemann:
    [In memoriam Carl Mau.] [Article in German]
    Zeitschrift für Orthopädie und ihre Grenzgebiete, Stuttgart, 1959, 91 (1): 1-
  • K.-D. Tgomann and M. Rauschmann:
    Orthopäden und Patienten unter der nationalsozialistischen Diktatur
    Der Orthopäde, October 2001, 30 (10): 696-711.

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