Surgical amputation of the arm at the elbow. As illustrated in Traité complet de l’anatomie de l’homme comprenant la médecine operatoire (1854) by Jean-Baptiste Marc Bourgery.
☤ MD ☞☆☆☆ Anterior tibial artery - Richard Quain (http://www.pinterest.com/pin/287386019946913547/) and Joseph Maclise, from “The anatomy of the arteries of the human body, with its applications to pathology and operative surgery”, 1844 (https://pinterest.com/pin/287386019946919258/).
Traité complet d’anatomie de l’homme, 2nd ed. (1866–1871) by Bourgery, Bernard, and Jacob The application of pressure to control blood loss is a natural reaction, though it was not until 1674 that Morell reported the use of a field tourniquet when he attached a cord to a wooden rod, and twisted it to achieve hemostasis. Here illustrated are the two most common methods of controlling blood loss in the 19th century