Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research®

, Volume 470, Issue 3, pp 639–641 | Cite as

Biographical Sketch: James Stephen Ewing, MD (1844–1943)

  • Richard A. Brand
Symposium: 2010 Musculoskeletal Tumor Society The Classic


This biographical sketch on James Ewing corresponds to the historic text, The Classic: The Modern Attitude Toward Traumatic Cancer (1935), available at DOI  10.1007/s11999-011-2235-x.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Clinical Orthopaedics and Related ResearchPhiladelphia USA

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