William Edwards Ladd, M.D. (1880–1967): The Description of His Bands

  title={William Edwards Ladd, M.D. (1880–1967): The Description of His Bands},
  author={Pei-Wen Lim and Niels Douglas Martin and Barry A Hicks and Charles J. Yeo and Scott Cowan},
  journal={The American Surgeon},
  pages={11 - 13}

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