Türk Nöroşirürji Dergisi 2006 , Vol 16 , Num 3
Sait NADERİ1, Tayfun HAKAN2, Gülten DİNÇ3
1Yeditepe Üniversitesi, Tıp Fakültesi, Nöroşirürji Anabilim Dalı, İstanbul
2Haydarpaşa Numune Hastanesi, Beyin Cerrahisi Bölümü, İstanbul
3İstanbul Üniversitesi, Cerrahpaşa Tıp Fakültesi, Deontoloji ve Tıp Tarihi Anabilim Dalı, İstanbul
Orhan Abdi was a surgeon lived between 1877 and 1948. He went to Germany after graduation from Military School of Medicine. He was professor of orthopaedics and professor of surgery in the Second Department of Surgery in Darulfunun School of Medicine between 1909 and 1933. Beside of eight scientific papers, he wrote a surgery book, “Ameliyat-ı cerrahiye”, which contained many neurosurgery related chapters. The book provides information about the neurosurgical applications in early 20th century. Anahtar Kelimeler : Ameliyat-ı cerrahiye (operative surgery), History of medicine, Orhan Abdi, Neurosurgery