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Robert Henry Elliot - bibliography

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Biography

English ophthalmologist, born August 23, 1864, Ahmed-Nuggar, Bombay Presidency, India; died 1936.

Bibliography

  • Sclero-corneal trephining in the operative treatment of glaucoma.
    London, George Pulman & Sons, 1913.
    2nd edition, George Pulman. London, and Paul B. Hoeber, New York, 1914.
  • Glaucoma, a handbook for the general practitioner. London, H. K. Lewis, 1917.
  • Indian operation for couching for cataract. London, 1918.
  • Glaucoma; a textbook for the student of ophthalmology.
    London, H. K. Lewis & Co,, Ltd. and Paul B. Hoeber, New York, 1918. 546 pages.
    2nd edition as Treatise on glaucoma, 1922.
  • Tropical ophthalmology. London, 1920.
  • Care of eye cases. London, 1921.
  • Treatise on glaucoma.
    2nd edition of Glaucoma; a textbook for the student of ophthalmology.
    London, Henry Frowde and Hodder & Staughton; New York, Paul B. Hoeber, 1922. Biographical:
  • Isidor Fischer (1869-1943), publisher:
    Biographisches Lexikon der hervorragenden Ärzte der letzten fünfzig Jahre.
    Berlin – Wien, Urban & Schwarzenberg, 1932.

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