menu

Medical Program: The Trouble with Trepanning, the Oldest Surviving Surgical Practice

Be part of the knowledge.
Register

We’re glad to see you’re enjoying ReachMD…
but how about a more personalized experience?

Register for free

The Trouble with Trepanning, the Oldest Surviving Surgical Practice

Program Information
Recommended
The Trouble with Trepanning, the Oldest Surviving Surgical Practice
RestartResume
Join us as we fill in some of the holes and track trepanning throughout history—from the time of the Incas to present-day advocacy groups.
  • Overview

    The first traces of trepanning, a surgical practice in which a hole is drilled into a patient’s skull, go back more than 7,000 years, but why exactly was this procedure performed? It’s a fair question, and one that Marshall Miller hole-heartedly investigates.

Facebook Comments

LIVE ON REACHMD RADIOBack to live radio

Loading...

Programs 10/21/19

Get a Dose of ReachMD in Your Inbox
and Practice Smarter Medicine

Stay current with the best in medical education.