Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research®

, Volume 468, Issue 8, pp 2012–2016

The Classic: On the Antiseptic Principle in the Practice of Surgery

Symposium: Papers Presented at the 2009 Meeting of the Musculoskeletal Infection Society The Classic

DOI: 10.1007/s11999-010-1320-x

Cite this article as:
Lister, B.J. Clin Orthop Relat Res (2010) 468: 2012. doi:10.1007/s11999-010-1320-x


This Classic Article is a reprint of the original work by Baron Joseph Lister, On the Antiseptic Principle in the Practice of Surgery. An accompanying biographical sketch of Baron Joseph Lister is available at DOI 10.1007/s11999-010-1319-3. The Classic Article is ©1867 and is reprinted with courtesy from Lister J. On the antiseptic principle in the practice of surgery. Br Med J. 1867;ii:246.

Copyright information

© The Association of Bone and Joint Surgeons® 2010

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.EssexEngland, UK