Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: school of anesthesia

  • George Crile Sr., founder of the Cleveland Clinic

    Portrait of G. W. Crile. Credit:¬†Wellcome Collection. (CC BY 4.0) Early days George Crile was an exceptional man, a skilled surgeon who lived at a time when American medicine was emerging from its horse and buggy period and was embracing the principles of aseptic surgery and scientific medicine. Always full of new ideas, he was…