James Barrett Brown (1899-1971), head and neck surgeon of a half century ago.

@article{Shedd2002JamesBB,
  title={James Barrett Brown (1899-1971), head and neck surgeon of a half century ago.},
  author={Donald P. Shedd and Loring W Pratt},
  journal={Archives of otolaryngology--head & neck surgery},
  year={2002},
  volume={128 3},
  pages={233-5}
}
This article summarizes the life and work of James Barrett Brown, MD (1899-1971), a plastic surgeon from St Louis, Mo, whose many contributions to the knowledge of surgery include his pioneering use of large split-thickness skin grafts to resurface defects. Along with a coauthor, he published an excellent book on radical neck dissection in 1954 (Neck… CONTINUE READING