Sir Wilfred Fish Lecture closing date for receipt of dissertations, Nvhich is 31st
Thle first Sir Wilfred Fish Lecture will be delivered December 1975.
at the General Dental Council on Tuesday i8th
March at 5.30 p.m. The Lecturer will be Lord Donations to the College
Wolfenden. During the past few weeks the following generous
donations have been received:
Jacksonian Prize £5ooo.oo The Herbert E Dunhill Trust (further
The Council invite the submission of dissertations gift)
for the 1975 award of the Jacksonian Prize, which t Iooo.oo The Providential Clothing and Supply
conisists of the sum of £52.50 and a bronze medal. Company Limited
The Prize is open to Fellows and Members of the .£385.19 The late Miss Florrie Clark (final
College, Fellows in Dental Surgery, and Fellows payment of legacy)
ill the Faculty of Anaesthetists. Dissertations must £200.00 Miss Margaret Stephens (for cancer
be related to a practical subject in surgery. research)
Intending candidates are strongly advised to ob- £io5.oo Equity and Law Life Assurance Society
tainl the full regulations from the Secretary of the (further gift)
College, who must be notified of the subject pro- In addition there have been a number of gifts
posed not less than six calendar months before the under kioo which total £172.00.
HONOURS CONFERRED ON FELLOWS AND MEMBERS
The President of the College, Mr RODNEY SMITII, was created KBE in the New Year
Honours List. Honours were also conferred upon the followinig Fellows and Members:
Knight Bachelor ALBERT HOWARD TOYNE FRCS
ROGER GILBERT BANNISTER MRCS WILLIAM HENRY TRETHOWAN MRCS
RONALD GEORGE GIBSON CBE FRCS
EDWARD ERIC POCHIN MRCS OBE
KBE SURGEON CAPTAIN KENNETH MORLEY
SURGEON VICE-ADMIRAL, JAMES WATT BACKHOUSE VRD MRCS
FRCS ST JOHN MICHAEL CLIVE BIRT FRCS
KCVO SAMUEL HYMAN COPLAND LDSRCS
EDWARD GEORGE TUCKWELL FRCS JOHN FRY FRCS
CMG ARKYI, STAVELEY GOUGH FRCS
JOHN LOEWENTIIAL cBr FRCS JOHN WARREN SIMPSON HARVEY RII'CS
CBE LIEUTENANT-COLONEL PETER
ERIC GEORGE LAPTITORNE BYWATERS HARRISON SWINHOE MRCS
HOWARD GRANVILLE HANLEY FRCS SURGEON CAPTAIN PETER DE BEC
CEDRIC KEITH SIMPSON MRCS TURTLE VRD MRCS
HAROLD CHARLES STEWART FFARCS DONALD VAUGHAN MRCS
College news 105
NORMAN CAPENER CBE FRCS, HONORARY MEDALLIST
Th'lie Honorary Gold Medal of the College was
awarded to Mr Norman Capener in March I974
'in recognition of his outstanding services to the
College, and in particular his care of its artistic
possessions, and to the community as a whole
through his work for the Medical Commission on
Accident Prevention'. The photograph shows the
President presenting the Medal to him at a special
ceremony, at which Sir Thomas Holmes Sellors,
Past President, was also present. This presentation
was to have taken place at the Annual Meetinig
of the College in Exeter, but the special ceremony
was arranged on account of Mr Capener's recent
BOOKS AND PAMPHLETS ADDED TO THE LIBRARY
The Library is a reference library, but books and of haemodialysis. 1974.
pamphlets are lent to other libraries. Reference *BEST, C H, and TAYLOR, N B Best and Taylor's
works and books used by students attending the Physiological basis of medical practice. gth ed.,
courses for the Fellowvship Examinations are not ed. by J R Brobeck I973.
available for loan. Such books are marked with an BIRNSTINGL, M, ed. Peripheral vascular surgery.
asterisk. Manuscripts and historic texts cannot be 1973.
lent. BOYD, J D, and HANIILTON, W J The human
I) Modern works PlaceI1ta. I970.
ABRAMSON, H, ed. Resuscitationi of the inewborn BRANDT, G, KUNZ, H, and NISSEN, R, eds.
infant. 3rd ed. 1973. Intra- und postoperative Zwischenfalle:
ADAMS, C W Medical forc-edgc decorations and III-Extremitiiten und Urologie. I970.
paintings. 1970. *BRITISH MEDICAL ASSOCIATION. Summary of
*ALKEN, C E, et al., eds. Handbuch der Urologie. postgraduate diplomas and courses in medicinc.
VOIS. I-I5. 1959- 1974. 1974-
ASSOCIATION OF SURGEONS OF GREAT BRITAIN AND BROSTOFF, J, ed. Clinical immunology-allergy
IRELAND. The first fifty years, by H C Edwards in paediatric medicine. Workshop no. I. 1974.
and M Morris. 1974. BROWN, J H U, and GANN, D S Engineering
ATKINS, Sir H, ed. The trcatmcnt of brcast principles in physiology. I973.
cancer. 1974. BULBULIAN, A H Facial prosthetics. 1973.
BADENOCH, A W Manual of urology. 2nd cd. BULL, T R Colour atlas of ENT diagnosis.
BARRATT-BOYES, Sir B, NEUTZE, J M, anid HARRIS, BUNCoI, W H, CASS, A S, and BENSMAN, A S
E A, eds. Heart disease in infancy: diagnosis Modern maniagemenit of meningomyelocele. 1972.
and surgical treatment. 1973. BUNTING, J Charles Darwin. I974.
BEEBE, H G Complications in vascular surgery. BUSCHE, K-A Fortschritte auf dem Gebiet der
1973- Neurochirurgie. I970.
BELL, P R F, and CALMAN, K C Surgical aspects CAILLIET, R Knee pain and disability. 1973.
io6 College news
*CALNAN, J, and BARABAS, A Writing medical of teeth. 1973.
papers. I973. EGER, I Anesthetic uptake and action. 1974.
CALNE, R Y, ed. Immunological aspects of EIGHTH SINGAPORE-MALAYSIA CONGRESS OF
transplantation surgery. 1973. MEDICINE 1973. Proceedings. 1974.
CAMP, A J Wells and their whereabouts. 4th ed. EUROPEAN DIALYSIS AND TRANSPLANT ASSOCIATION.
I974- Dialysis and renal transplantation. Proceedings of
CAMPBELL, J Menzies Those teeth of yours. the gth Conference. 1972.
2nd ed. 193 I . FIELDS, W S, and MoossY, J, eds. Stroke. 1973.
CAMRASS R Oral health survey of Western FODOR, 0 Fiziopatologia splinei: the spleen, its
Samoa. 197I. pathophysiology. Symposium: Cluj 1973. I973.
CASTRO, J E The treatment of prostatic FORRESTER, D M, and NESSON, J W The
hypertrophy and neoplasia. 1974. radiology of joint disease. 1973.
CHAKLIN, V D Kostiia plastika. 1971. FRANKE, K, UNGER, R R, and PAUL, B Das
CIIAPCHAL, G, ed. Arthroplasty of the hip. 5th Schadelhirntrauma in der Notfallpraxis. I973.
international symposium. 1973. FREEMAN, M A R, ed. Adult articular cartilage.
CHRISTOPHER, F Textbook of surgery. Ioth ed. 1973.
1972. FREY, R, HUGIN, W, and MAYRHOFER, 0, eds.
CIBA FOUNDATION. Haemopoietic stem cells. Lehrbuch der Anaesthesiologie, Reanimation und
1973- Intensivtherapie. 3rd ed. 1972.
CIBA FOUNDATION. Immunopotentiation. I973. FROST, H M Orthopaedic biomechanics. 1973.
CIBA FOUNDATION. Ontogeny of acquired *GANONG, W F Review of medical physiology.
immunity. 1972. 6th ed. 1973.
COMMONWEALTH FOUNDATION. Orthopaedic GELFAND, T The hospice of the Paris College of
training in developing countries. I973. Surgery. 1973.
Cox, A G, and ALEXANDER-WILLIAMS, J GIANNESTRAS, N J Foot disorders-medical and
Vagotomy on trial. I973. surgical development. 1973.
CRANEFrELD, P F The way in and the way out. GOHRBANDT, E, GABKA, J, and BERNDORFER, A, eds.
Francois Magendie, Charles Bell and the roots of Handbuch der plastischen Chirurgie. Bd. I,
the spinal nerves . . . 1974. Lieferung 7, Beitrag 4. Lokalanaisthesie, by J
CRITCHLEY, M Sir William Gowers 1845-1915. Gabka and H Harnisch. I969.
1949. GREENLEE, H G Surgery of the small and large
*DAVIS, J A, and DOBBING, J, eds. Scientific intestine. I973.
foundations of paediatrics. I974. GRMEK, M D Raisonnement experimental et
DE LORENZO, A J D Vascular disorders and recherches toxicologiques chez Claude Bernard.
hearing defects. 1973. 1973-
DEMLING, L, OTTENJAHN, R, and ELSTER, K HACKENBROCH, M, and WITT, A N
Endoscopy and biopsy of the esophagus and Orthopidisch-chirurgischer Operationsatlas Bd. V.
stomach. 1972. Unterschenkel und Fuss, ed. by A Rutt. 1973.
DEMLING, L, and CLASSEN, M, eds. Endoscopy of HACKMANN, W D John and Jonathan
the small intestine with retrograde Cuthbertson. 1973.
pancreato-cholangiography. I973. HARRIS, C R S The heart and vascular system in
DESCOTES, J Les pieges de la chirurgie vasculaire. Ancient Greek medicine from Alcmaeon to Galen.
2nd ed. I973. 1973-
DEUTSCH, E Blutgerinnung und Operationen. HALL, R M Air instrument surgery; addendum to
1973. vol. I. 1973.
D1ETHELM, L, et. al., eds. Handbuch der HARRISON, T R Your future health care. 1974.
medizinischen Radiologie. 3. Spezielle HENDERSON, J W Orbital tumors. 1973.
Strahlentherapie maligner Tumoren, ed by A *HILL, W C 0 Primates, vol 7-Cynopithecinae.
Zuppinger. 197I. 1974-
ECCLES, Sir J C Facing reality. I970. HIMWICH, W, ed. Biochemistry of the developinig
ECCLES, Sir J C The understanding of the brain. brain. Vol. I. 1973.
I973. HOEFFKEN, W, and LANYI, M
ECCLES, J D, and GREEN, R M The conscrvation Roentgenuntersuchung der Brust. 1973.
College news I07
HUMBLE, J G, and HANSELL, P Westminster MORRIS, G C R Renal hypertrophy after
Hospital I7i6-I974. 2nd ed. 1974. unilateral ureterophlebostomy in the rat. I974.
HUNTER, R, and MACALPINE, I Psychiatry for the MIDDLETON, G Dicsel exhaust fumes and lung
poor. 19 74- cancer. 1974.
*INSTITUTE OF hIISTORICAL RESEARCHI. Corrections NAGAISHI, C Functional anatomy and histology of
and additions to the Dictionary of National the lung. 1972.
Biography. I966. NAJARIAN, J S, and DELANEY, J P, eds. Surgery
ISELIN, M, and ISELIN, F Atlas de chirurgie de la of the gastrointestinal tract. 1974.
main. 1971. *NETTER, F H Kidneys, ureter and urinary
*JAWETZ, E, et al. Review of medical bladder. Ciba Collection of Medical Illustrations,
microbiology. iith ed. 1974. vol. 6. I973.
JONES, P F Emergency abdominal surgery. I974. *NORRIS, W, and CAMPBELL, D Anaesthetics,
KENEDr, R M Perspectives in biomedical resuscitation and intensive care. 4th ed. I974.
engineering. I973. OATES, G D, et al. Stoma care. 1974.
KIRK, R M1, MAYNARD, J D, and HENRY, A N OBER, WV B The Sydenham Society (I843-I857):
Surgery. I974. rise and fall. 1974.
KUNTSCHER, G The callus problem. 1974. OFFICE OF HEALTH ECONOMICS. Vaccination.
LAITINEN, I, V, and LIVINGSTON, K E, eds. 1974.
Surgical approaches in psychiatry. I973. OYAMA, T Anesthetic management of endocrine
Li, C P Anticancer agents recently developed in disease. 1973.
the People's Republic of China. n.d. [I973?] PALLIS, C A, and LEWIS, P D The neurology
LILLY RESEARCH LABORATORIES. Diabetes mellitus. of gastrointestinal disease. 1974.
7th ed. 1973. PALOYAN, E, LAWRENCE, A M, and STRAUS, F H
LILLY RESEARCH LABORATORIES. Kidney and Hyperparathyroidism. I973.
uirinary tract infections. 1971. PEGG, D E, ed. Organ preservation. I973.
LUND UNIVERSITY. Collected papers of the PIGNET, J, and TERRACOL, J Les maladies du
Department of Surgery. 1957-59 and I963-65. larynx. I 958.
McDONALD, D A Blood flow in arteries. 2nd ed. PIPER, D W Introductory pharmacology and
1974- therapeutics. 1973.
McFARLAND, J, ed. Basic clinical surgery for *PRICE, F W Price's textbook of the practice of
nurscs and medical students. 1973. medicinc. I I th ed., ed. by Sir R Bodley Scott.
*MCMINN, R M H, and HOBDELL, M H The 1973.
digestive system. I974. PUTSEP, E Planning of surgical centres. 2nd ed.
*MIAINGOT, R H Abdominal operations. 6th ed. 1973-
1974. *RANSOME, J, HOLDEN, H, and BULL, T R, eds.
MAIR, A Sir James Mackenzie, M.D., I853-1925, Recent advances in otolaryngology. 4. I973.
general practitioner. 1973. RASHID, A Diseases of the ear, nose and throat.
MALININ, T I Reversibility of cellular injury due 4th ed. I967-1969.
to inadequate perfusion. I972. RASHID, A Diseases of the pharynx and larynx.
MARKS, C The portal venous system. I973. n.d.
MELLANBY, K Human guinea pigs. 2nd ed. RAVEN, R W, ed. Cancer at the crossroads and
1973- the challenge for the future-Marie Curie
MERTENS, R Alexander von Humboldt und Memorial Foundation Symposium I972. I973.
Frankfurt am Main. 1959. *RAVEN, R W, ed. Modern trends in oncology.
MERTENS, R Eduard Riippell. I949. 1973-
MILES, A E W Julia Pastrana: the bearded `-REESE, A J M The principles of pathology.
lady. 1974- 1974-
MING, A L L, and YEW, K L, Practical REIFENBERG, B Johann Christian Senckenberg in
ophthalmology. 1974. seiner Zeit. I964.
M10LENHAUER, D Betrachtungen iuber Bau und REYNIER, J Face au cancer du sein. 1974.
Leistung der Organismen. I. I970. RICHARDSON, R G The abdominal stoma: a
MONTGOMIERY, W WX Surgery of the uipper historical survey of the artificial anus. 1974.
respiratory tract. Vol. I. 197I. RxOBINSON, D H The dangerous sky. I973.
io8 College nlewvs
RoAF, R, and HODKINSON, L J Basic surgical BY KHOVSKIY, M L, eds. Machine diagnosis and
care. I 968. information retrieval in medicine in USSR. I973.
*RooKI A, ed. Recent advances in dermatology. 3. VOLKOV, M V Childhood osteology: bone
'973. tumours and dysplasias. I972.
Ross, R B, and JOHNSTON, M C Cleft lip and *WAILTER, J B, and ISRAEL, M S General
palate. 1972. pathology. 4th ed. 1974.
ROYAL COLLEGE OF PHYSICIANS OF EDINBURGH. 'WEBB, A J A cytological study of mammary
Symposium on puberty and adolescence. I974. disease. University of Bristol ChM Thesis.
SCHACHNER, A Ephraim McDowell. 1921. 1973.
SCHAFER, W, and KRAMER, W Geschichte des WEILING, F Uber die von Pettenkofer angeregten
Senckenberg Museums im Grundriss; Chronik der Untersuchunigen des Zusammenhanges voIn
Senckenbergischen Naturforschenden Gesellschaft Cholera- und Typhus-Massenerkrankungen mit
1817-I 966. I967. dem Grundwasserstand, in Hinblick auf die
SCIHAUWECKER, F The practice of ostcosynthesis. langjihrigen Grundwvasserstandsbeobachtungen
1974. j G Mendels. 1972.
SCHUCHARDT, K, ed. Fortschritte der Kiefer-und- WEILING, F Die wissenschaftliche Tatigkeit J G
Gesichtschirurgie. XIV. Diagnose und Therapie Mendels und ihr Milieu sowie der Niederschlag
der mesenchymalen Tumoren und Hyperplasien seiner wissenschaftlichen Intentionen und Arbeit im
des Mund-Kiefer-und-Gesichtschirurgie. 1970. Bonner Bibliotheken. 1974.
WHITEHEAD, R Mucosal biopsy of the
*SCURR, C, and FELDMAN, S, eds. Scientific gastro-intestinal tract. 1973.
foundations of anaesthesia. 2nd ed. 1974. WIDOW, W Atlas zur klinischen Diagnostik des
SIIAHER, R M Complete transposition of the Brustdriusenkrebs. Atlas on the clinical diagnosis
great arteries. 1973. of mammary carcinoma. I968.
SHIRES, G T, CANICO, C V, and CANIZANO, P C WIEMERS, K, KERN, E, GUNTHER, M, and
Shock. 1973. BURCHARDI H Postoperative Friihkomplikationcn
SLACK, G L, ed. Dental public health. I974. 2nd ed. I969.
SPELLER, S R Law of doctor and patient. 1973. WILLIAMS, D F, and ROAF, R Implants in
STRAUSS, M B, ed. Familiar medical quotations. surgery. I973.
I968. WILLIAMS, H Requiem for a killer-the story of
STURDY, D E Essentials of urology. I974. tuberculosis. 1973.
SUMIDA, S Transfusion of blood preserved by *WILLIS, R A The spread of tumours in the
freezing. I973. human body. 3rd ed. I973.
ThiOMAS, K B Chloroform: commission and WOOD, R G Computers in radiotherapy-physical
omission. 1974. aspects. 1974.
THOMAS, K B Ferdinand Edelbert Junker. 1973. ZINN, W M, ed. Idiopathic ischemic necrosis of
THOMAS, K B The great anatomical atlases. the femoral head in adults. 197I.
1974. ZWEIFACH, B W, GRANT, L, and MCCLUSKEY, R T
ThIOMAS, K B The origins of anaesthesia. 1973. The inflammatory process. 2nd ed. Vol. II.
TIiOMSON, A LJ Half a century of medical 1973.
research. Vol. I. Origins and policy of the
Medical Rcsearch Council (UK). 1973.
TREVOR-RoPER, P D The eve and its disorders. 2) Historic texts
1974- ABERNETHY, J, Surgical observationis on the
TRONZO, R G Surgery of the hip joint. 1973. constitutional origin and treatment of local discases
UNITED STATES, ARMY MEDICAL DEPARTMENT. 5th ed. 1820.
Surgery in World War II. Orthopedic surgery in ABERNETHY, J Chirurgische und physiologische
the Mediterannean theater of operations. 1957. Versuche. 1795.
UNITED STIATES MEDICAL DIRECTORY 1972. I973. BAILIAE, M The influence of Matthew Baillic's
VAN DEN BERGHS AND JURGENS LTD. Getting the Morbid Anatomy, by A E Rodin. 1973.
most out of food. 9. 1974. CZERMAK, J M Ueber das Ohr und das Horen.
VETERANS ADMINISTRATION Report on visual I873-
impairment services teams. . EDRIDGE -GREEN, F W Memory: its logical
VISHNEVSKIY, A A, ARTOBOLEVSKIY, I, and relations and cultivation. I 888.
College news lO9
EDRIDcE-GREEN, F W Memory and its cultivation. Stingl FRCS; Prof R E M Bowden FRCS; British
2nid ed. 1902. Journal of Surgery; Lord Brock PPRCS; Prof R Y
EDRIDGE-GREEN, F WV Science and pseudo-sciencc. Caine FRCS; D Campbell FFARCS; Mrs Menzies
1933. Campbell; A S Cass FRCS; Chew Chin Hin; Prof
ELFINGER, A Aniatomie des Mcnschen. [I8541. A G Cox; G H Dodds FRCS; H B Eckstein FRCS;
GASK, G E, and Ross, Sir J P Die Chirurgie des Faculty of Dental Surgery; M A R Freeman FRCS;
sympathischen Nervensystems. 1936. Prof R Frey FFARCS; Prof T Gelfand; D W Hill;
LOVETT R W Lateral curvature of the spine and Mrs T M Hill; Prof WV Hiugin FFARCS; Prof J G
rounid shoulders. 1907. Humble; R A Hunter; Institute of Laryngology
MACEWEN, Sir W Die Ostcotomic. i88i. l,ibrary; A N Jones FRUS; P F Jones FRCS; Sir
MONRO, Alexander, secundus. De venis Geoffrey Keyncs FRCS; W R Le Fanu; J McFarland
lymphaticis valvulosis et de earum in primis FRCS; Prof R M H McMinn; Marie Curie Memorial
origine. Ist ed.., Ist issue 1757. Foundation; Prof C Marks FRCS; Prof 0 Mayrhofer
OCHSNER, A J, and ThioMPSON, R L Surgery anid fF ARCS; Medical Research Council; Prof A E W
pathology of the thyroid and parathyroid glands. Miles FDSRCS; G C R Morris; G Myddleton; W
1913. Norris FFARCS; Prof W B Ober; Office of Hcalth
PIROCOwV, N I LCbensfragen. I894. Economics; M Manzur Qureshi; R W Raven FRCS;
SLUDER, G Headaches and eye disorders of W Skyrme Rees FRCS; A J M Reese; Sir Eric
nervous origin. I9I8. Riches FRCS; Rijksmuseum voor naturwetenschap-
TREVES, Sir F Scrofula and its gland diseascs. pen, Leiden; R Roaf FRCS; Roche Products Ltd.;
1882. Royal Collegc of Physicians of Edinburgh; St Fran-
WHIuTE, C Avis aux femmes cnceintes et en cis Hospital Health Service Library, La Crossc; St
couches . . . 1774. Luke's Hospital Medical Library, Milwaukee; C
Scurr FFARCS; Senckenberg Institut; Prof G L Slack
3) Manuscript FDSRCS; Smithsonian Institution; K Bryn Thomas
JONFs, A N The story of Whipps Cross Hospital: FFARCS; P D Trevor-Roper FRCS; Unigate Paediatric
the first fifty years. I974. Workshop; United States, Department of Health,
Education and Welfare; Van den Berghs and
Gifts of books and pamphlets are gratefully ac- Jurgens Ltd.; Veterans Administration Hospital
knowledged from the following: Abbott Laborato- Library, Montrose, NY; University of Virginia
ries ILtd.; C W Adams; Annals of the Royal College Medical Library; Sir Cecil Wakeley Bt PPRCS; A J
of Surgeons of England; Association of Surgeons of Webb FRCS; C WellS FRCS; Prof F Weiling; G West-
Great Britain and Ireland; A W Badenoch FRCS; bury FRCS; Westminister Hospital Medical School
A Barabas FRCS; Prof P R F Bell FRCS; M Birn- Library; D F Williams FRCS.
APPOINTMENTS OF FELLOWS AND MEMBERS TO CONSULTANT
AND SIMILAR POSTS
R M SALLAM, FRCS Lecturer in Surgery, Azhar W Sussex Area (Cuckficld and Crawlcy District).
University Faculty of Medicine, Cairo. D A HADLEY, FRCS Consultant Ophthalmologist,
K PAHUJA, FFARCS Head of Departmcnt of XV Sussex Arca (Worthing District), Chichcster
Anaesthesiology of South Chicago Community District.
Hospital and Associate Professor, University of B WYNN DAVIES, MRCS ConsuIltant in charge
Chicago Hospitals and Clinics, Pritzker School of of Emergency Department for W Sussex Area.
Medicine, Chicago. M H MORENY, FRCS Consultant Surgcon in
J F KELLY, FRCS Consultant Gencral Surgeoni, General Surgery, Bundaberg General Hospital,
I,ancaster District of Lancashire AHA and Bundaberg, Australia.
Westmorland County Hospital. H H A GAWICH, FRCS Assistant Professor of
j R W GUMPERT, FRCS Consultant General Neurosurgery, Medical School, Benghazi University,
Surgeon, E Sussex Area (Brighton District) and Benghazi, Libya.
I IO College news
Monday 7 Annual Meeting (3 p.m.).
DMRT Examination begins. Frederic Hewitt Lecture-Professor A Crampton
Wednesday 5 Smith-The business of anaesthesia (4 p.m.).
Election of Fellows in the Faculty to the Board Anniversary Dinner (745 p.m.).
of Faculty of Anaesthetists. Friday 21
Thursday 6 Board of Faculty of Dental Surgery (4.0o p.m.).
Otolaryngology Lecture-Mr R J Bennett-The Saturday 22
discipline of tympanoplasty-the pathological Faculty of Dental Surgery Scientific Meeting-
basis (5.30 p.m.). The treatment of the edentulous patient
Tuesday i i (9.30 a.m.).
Webb-Johnson Lecture-Sir Terence Ward CBE
Arnott Demonstration-Dr H J Gamble-The -Closing the gate to pain (i2 noon).
connective tissue of peripheral nerves and their Monday 24
roots (4.30 p.m.). Final Membership Examination begins.
Wednesday I2 Last day for application for Annual
College Dinner (7.30 p.m.). Examinerships.
Thursday 13 Tuesday 25
Ordinary Council (2 p.m.). Datc of Council Election announced.
Arris and Gale Lecture-Mr A E Kulatilake- Wednesday 26
Isolated perfusion of canine and human kidneys Hunterian Lecture-Professor N Thompson-
(5 p.m.). Autogenous free transplantation of skeletal muscle.
Saturday I5 Experimental background and clinical
Surgery Course begins. applications (5 p.m.).
Wednesday ig Friday 28
FACULTY OF ANAESTHETISTS GOOD FRIDAY. COLLEGE CLOSED.
ANNIVERSARY Saturday 29
Board of Faculty of Anaesthetists (io a.m.). COLLEGE CLOSED.
Anniversary Forum-Medicolegal problems in Monday 31
anaesthesia (11.30 a.m.). BANK HOLIDAY. COLLEGE CLOSED.
Notes on books
Endoscopy of the Small Intestine with cndoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography.
RetrogradePancreato-cholangiography, The book is aimed at the expert and will bc of
International Workshop at Erlangen, I972, much value to him. It has less to offer to the novice,
although the section on the hazards and complica-
cdited by L Demling and M Classen. I 43 tions of this type of instrumentation might with ad-
pages, illustrated, Georg Thieme, Stuttgart. vantage be read by all who aspire to it.
Unlike most edited accounts of international sym- The Cutting Edge by R Theodore
posia, this volume is well organized and presented. Beck. 2I6 pages, I2 illustrations. Lund Huim-
It provides the most authoritative account available
so far of the potentialities and limitations of this phries, London. £6.
technique. The 114 illustrations are excellent and London surgeons and all those interested in the his-
give the clearest demonstration of such common torv of our profession owe a debt of gratitude to the
biliary or paIncreatic lesions as can be revealed by auwhor, ati architect, former Mastcr of the Worship-