Billington, R. Wallace (1880-1962)
- 1962 - 1962
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Historical or Biographical Note
A pioneer in his field, he made medical history during WWI by devising a multiple tendon transplantation for damage to the muscular-spiral nerve, an operation widely used during WWII for soldiers wounded in action.
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Part of the VUMC Historical Images and Biographies Repository
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