History of spinal disorders and Cerrahiyetül Haniye (Imperial Surgery): a review of a Turkish treatise written by Serefeddin Sabuncuoğlu in the 15th century. Historical vignette.

@article{Naderi2002HistoryOS,
  title={History of spinal disorders and Cerrahiyet{\"u}l Haniye (Imperial Surgery): a review of a Turkish treatise written by Serefeddin Sabuncuoğlu in the 15th century. Historical vignette.},
  author={Sait Naderi and Feridun Acar and Mehmet Nuri Arda},
  journal={Journal of neurosurgery},
  year={2002},
  volume={96 3 Suppl},
  pages={352-6}
}
The history of spinal surgery represents an important aspect of spine-related sciences. The development of the treatment strategies of spine-related disorders has predominantly been recorded in the Western literature. In this paper, a Turkish physician, Serefeddin Sabuncuoğlu (1385-1468), and his treatise, Cerrahiyetül Haniye (Imperial Surgery), are… CONTINUE READING