Frontiers of The Spinal Surgery


  • Esat KİTER

J Turk Spinal Surg 2009;20(1):87-90

Norman Leslie Capener was an English orthopedician who described "Lateral Rhachotomy". Besides his scientific identification, he worked on almost all kind of art and he was one of the pioneers in orthopedic surgery at the early 20th century.

Keywords: Norman Leslie Capaner, Lateral Rhachotomy, spinal tuberculosis