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Alfred Poland - bibliography

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English surgeon, born 1822, London; died August 21, 1872.


  • On the nerves of the orbit in mammalia and man.
    (This work earned him an extraordinary three year prize from the College of Surgeons.
  • Injuries and wounds of the abdomen.
    Earned him the Fothergill medal from the Medical Society of London in 1853.
  • Gunshot wounds and their treatment.
    Earned him the Jacksin Prize from the College of Surgeons in 1857.

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