Original communication| Volume 18, ISSUE 5, P627-643, November 1945

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Studies in experimental vascular surgery

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        1. A brief résumé of the representative techniques of blood vessel anastomosis was presented.
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        2. The techniques were repeated under control conditions and comparative observations made.
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        3. The basic principles inherent in success or failure in vascular anastomosis were studied.
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        4. The soluble rod technique was represented.
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