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Later safe 5mg finasteride, he no comparable practitioner generic finasteride 1 mg amex, during his time, in became professor of surgery and dean of the England or in any other country, and his inﬂuence medical school at the University of Colorado in was felt in every part of Europe. An ingenious surgeon, he is remembered lected “Works” a monument to his own skill and for his early contribution to the development of humanity, which is unsurpassed in the history of 1 external skeletal ﬁxation for the treatment of frac- surgery. His medical career was interrupted by mil- Of particular interest is Paré’s description, the itary service in the Spanish–American War, which ﬁrst, of intracapsular fractures of the femoral took him to army camps throughout the south and neck and epiphyseal separations of the proximal to Puerto Rico. Paré A (1951) The Apologie and Treatise of Ambroise Paré (edited with an introduction by Keynes G). London, Falcon Educational Books, pp zx–xxi 262 Who’s Who in Orthopedics Arnold PAVLIK Charles William PEABODY 1902–1965 1891–1963 Arnold Pavlik was born in Slavko, Born in Malden, Massachusetts, April 30, 1891, Czechoslovakia, not far from the ﬁeld of the Dr. His parents were Charles Newton and versity in Brno and later became an assistant to Flora Joslin Peabody. Peabody is a name that has Frejka in the clinic in Bruno, where he had ample been respected for many generations in Massa- opportunity to observe the treatment of patients chusetts. Some of the best in the history of New with congenital dislocations of the hip. He he became head of the orthopedic clinic in and others bearing this name have, in our time, Olmutz and when, after World War II, the Palacky spent their lives in service to mankind. Pavlik represented the Malden High School, was graduated Bachelor second generation of orthopedic surgeons in of Arts from Harvard in 1912 and Doctor of Czechoslovakia, and he helped train many of the Medicine in 1916. Pavlik became disappointed by Harvard Medical School while he was on his with the results of the treatment of congenital dis- way to France with the Third Harvard Surgical location of the hip treated by immobilization in Unit. He served with the British Expeditionary abduction because of the high incidence of aseptic Forces and later with the United States Army near necrosis of the femoral head. The use of the so-called Pavlik singles, winning the Union Boat Club Junior harness required careful supervision and the Single Challenge Cup in 1916 and also the active participation of the parents. Although approximately one-half of his life, including most of the years of active practice of orthopedic surgery, were spent in Detroit, Dr. Peabody retained the characteristics inherited or acquired from his New England ancestors, including manner of speech, quiet reticence, strict 263 Who’s Who in Orthopedics integrity, and a great love for the sea along the was never a moment of doubt. While making his to feel in my heart genuine gratitude for the home in Detroit, he, his wife, and children spent inspiring example and the sound basic introduc- part of each summer in New England. He returned tion to orthopedic surgery that came from this there to live in his retirement, and he was never opportunity to work with Dr.