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Halsted and American surgery

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Surgery
0039-6060
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Elsevier
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Abstract William Stewart Halsted demonstrated a consistent ability to achieve excellence in ever-changing settings—as athlete, student, private practitioner, innovative clinician, disciplined scientist, and pedagogue. His professional achievements and personal idiosyncrasies detail a fascinating American biography. Recent revelations confirm that his accomplishments as the first Professor of Surgery at Johns Hopkins were achieved against the backdrop of continuing drug addiction.

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