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Allen Oldfather Whipple - bibliography

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American surgeon, born September 2, 1881, Urmia, Persia; died April 6, 1963, Princeton, Mercer, New Jersey.


  • Role of the Nestorians as the connecting link between Greek and Arabic medicine.
    Annals of Medical History (new series), New York, 1936, 8 (2): 313-323.
  • The story of wound healing and wound repair. Springfield, Illinois : Thomas, 1963.
  • The Role of Nestorians and Moslems in the History of Medicine.
    Princeton, Princeton University Press, 1967.
  • Samir Johna and Moshe Schein, editors:
    The Memoirs of Allen Oldfather Whipple: the man behind the Whipple operation.
    TFM Publishing, UK, 2003.
  • Samir Johna:
    Allen Oldfather Whipple: A distinguished Surgeon and Historian.
    Digestive Surgery, 2003, 20: 154-162.
We thank Andrew Morgan, Library Assistant, The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, for information submitted.

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