Bard Cosman plastic surgery case reports


Case reports submitted by Bard Cosman for his board certification in plastic and reconstructive surgery. Each report includes case notes as well as photographs and drawings of the operations. Cases include operations for cleft palate, cleft lip, burns, congenital abnormalities, carcinoma, malignancy, and rhinoplasty. All of the operations were performed at St. Alban's Naval Hospital, Queens, N.Y., where Cosman was chief of the plastic surgery service at the time.


Bard Cosman, 1930-1983.

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.5 cubic feet (2 boxes)



Patients are not identified by name in the reports, but lack of consent forms requires that photographs not be published.

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Bard Cosman Plastic Surgery Case Reports, Archives & Special Collections, Columbia University Health Sciences Library