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The history of the British orthopedics of the XIX–XX centuries on an example of one Liverpool family in which some generations of the bonesetters who did not have special medical education were. Last two representatives of this family had university education (Robert Johns and Redzhinald Watson-Johns) and in due time headed the British orthopedic association.

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Z. K. Bashurov

ФГУ «Российский научно-исследовательский институт травматологии и ортопедии им. Р.Р. Вредена» Минздравсоцразвития России

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д.м.н., ведущий научный сотрудник организационно-методического отделения Russian Federation


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