Recovery from the Passage of an Iron Bar Through the Head

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Title

Recovery from the Passage of an Iron Bar Through the Head

Subject

Gage, Phineas
Harlow, J. M. (John Martyn), 1819-1907
Head Injuries, Penetrating
Brain -- Wounds and injuries
Neurosciences
Brain -- Localization of functions

Description

This is the 1869 reprint of Dr. Harlow's 1868 speech,  Recovery from the Passage of an Iron Bar Through the Head, given at the Massachusetts Medical Society. The speech is a twenty year follow up after Harlow's inital speech about the Phineas Gage case. Additional facts about Gage's medical recovery and post-accident life is provided throughout the text.

Abstract

A publication about Phineas Gage.

Creator

Harlow, J. M. (John Martyn), 1819-1907

Publisher

David Clapp & Son

Date Created

1868 June 3

Rights

The Harvard Medical Library does not hold copyright on all the materials in the collection. For use information, contact the Warren Anatomical Museum Curator at chm@hms.harvard.edu

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Is Part Of

Countway Medicine Rare Books,  RD131 .B48

Format

text

Extent

1 printed speech (21 pages)

Language

English

Type

text

Identifier

BoneBox_Gage_002_ref

Files

BoneBox_Gage002_ref.pdf

Citation

Harlow, J. M. (John Martyn), 1819-1907, “Recovery from the Passage of an Iron Bar Through the Head,” OnView: Digital Collections & Exhibits, accessed December 6, 2019, http://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/index.php/items/show/25407.

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