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Alfred Schanz - bibliography

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Biography

German orthopaedist, born November 22, 1868, Ölsnitz in V.; died November 17, 1931.

Bibliography

  • Über die Bedeutung von Massage und Heilgymnastik in der Skoliosetherapie.
    [Volkmann’s] Sammlung klinischer Vorträge, Leipzig, 1901.
  • Die statischen Belastungsdeformitäten der Wirbelsäule.
    Stuttgart, 1905.
  • Deformitäten im Bereiche des Kniegelenks.
    In: Handbuch der orthopädischen Chirurgie, volume 2, Jena, 1907.
  • Handbuch der orthopädischen Technik.
    Jena, 1907. 2nd volume, 1923.
  • Kranke Füsse, gesunde Stiefel. Stuttgart, 1916.
  • Lehre von den statischen Insuffizienserkrankungen, mit besonderer Berücksichtigung der Insufficientia vertebrae.
    Stuttgart, 1916.
  • Praktische Orthopädie. Berlin, 1918.

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