Article ID: CBB001422004

Sir Archibald Hector Mcindoe (1900--1960) and the Guinea Pig Club: The Development of Reconstructive Surgery and Rehabilitation in the Second World War (1939--1945) (2014)


This article discusses the work of pioneering surgeon Sir Archibald McIndoe and particularly his reconstructive surgery and patient-centred approach during the Second World War. It also covers how this affected the lives of his patients and the subsequent formation of the Guinea Pig Club.

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Authors & Contributors
Schültke, Elisabeth
Mayhew, E. R.
Callister, Sandy
Pichel, Beatriz
Verville, Richard
Silver, John R.
Social History of Medicine
Journal of Medical Biography
Journal of the History of the Neurosciences
Endeavour: Review of the Progress of Science
Museum History Journal
Medizin, Gesellschaft, und Geschichte
Stackpole Books
University Press of America
University of Chicago Press
Helion & Company
Editrice Bibliografica
Manchester University Press
Medicine and the military; medicine in war
World War I
Plastic surgery
Guttmann, Ludwig, Sir
Guttmann, Ludwig
Whitman, Walt
Harold Gillies
Tagliacozzi, Gaspar
United States
Great Britain
New Zealand
Washington, D. C. (U.S.)
20th century, early
20th century
19th century
18th century
17th century
International Red Cross
United States. Army

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