Arm flap rhinoplasty

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Title

Arm flap rhinoplasty

Subject

Cannon, Bradford
Photographs
Surgery, Plastic

Description

In 1943, Dr. Cannon joined the Medical Corps of the United States Army. He served in the plastic surgery unit at the Valley Forge General Hospital in Pennsylvania, as assistant chief and then chief. This unit performed over 15,000 operations without a single fatality.

Abstract

Photograph of an arm flap for nose reconstruction. Known as an Italian rhinoplasty, this procedure was first described by Gaspare Tagliacozzi in De Curtorum Chirurgia per Insitione (1597). The photograph shows the same patient depicted in the moulages.

Creator

Cannon, Bradford

Date Created

1944, circa

Rights

The Harvard Medical Library does not hold copyright on all materials in this collection. For use information, consult Public Services at chm@hms.harvard.edu

Access Rights

Access to the original work depicted requires advance notice. Contact Public Services at chm@hms.harvard.edu for additional information

Is Part Of

Bradford Cannon papers, 1923-2003. H MS c240. Box 10.

References

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Format

image

Extent

1 photograph

Type

still image

Identifier

DigID0002680

Provenance

Gift of Bradford Cannon, M.D. to the Harvard Medical Library in the Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine, 2001.

Files

0002680_ref.jpg

Citation

Cannon, Bradford, “Arm flap rhinoplasty,” OnView: Digital Collections & Exhibits, accessed August 20, 2019, http://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/items/show/12827.

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