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Orthopaedics and Traumatology

, Volume 8, Issue 4, pp 314–317 | Cite as

François Chopart (1743–1795) — Inventor of the partial foot amputation at the tarsometatarsal articulation

  • Jörn Henning WolfEmail author
Historic Essay
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Keywords

Liposarcoma Tarsometatarsal Articulation Historic Essay Chopart Joint Didactic Skill 
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© Urban & Vogel 2000

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Instituts für Geschichte der Medizin und Pharmazie der Christian-Albrechts-Universität KielKielGermany

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