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Temistocles Gluck was born 30 November 1853 in Iași, Iași County, Romania to Teophil Gluck (1824-1884) and died 25 April 1942 Berlin, Germany of unspecified causes.

{short description|German physician and surgeon and inventer of endoprostheses}} Themistocles Gluck (30 November 1853 in Iaşi, Moldavia – 25 April 1942 in Berlin) was a German physician and surgeon. He first invented endoprostheses from ivory in 1890 at Berlin when he performed the first documented total wrist Arthroplasty.[1]

Themistocles Gluck

Themistocles Gluck
Born 30 November 1853
Iaşi, Moldavia
Died 25 April 1942 (age 88)
Berlin
Citizenship Romania, Germany
Nationality German
Fields medicine
Known for endoprostheses

References

  1. ^ (December 1994) "The early history of arthroplasty of the wrist. From amputation to total wrist implant". J Hand Surg Br 19: 778–82. DOI:10.1016/0266-7681(94)90257-7. PMID 7706886. 
  • Marcus J.K. Bankes and Roger J.H. Emery (editor) (1995). "Pioneers of shoulder replacement: Themistocles Gluck and Jules Emile Péan". Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery 4 (4): 259–62. DOI:10.1016/S1058-2746(05)80018-7. ISSN 1058-2746. PMID 8542368. Retrieved on 1 December 2014. 
  • Eynon-Lewis, N J (1992). "Themistocles Gluck: an unrecognised genius". BMJ 305 (6868): 1534–6. DOI:10.1136/bmj.305.6868.1534. ISSN 0959-8138. PMID 1286374. 
  • Wessinghage, D (1991). "[Themistocles Gluck. 100 years artificial joint replacement]". Zeitschrift für Orthopädie und ihre Grenzgebiete 129 (5): 383–8. DOI:10.1055/s-2008-1040261. ISSN 0044-3220. PMID 1836692. 
  • von Zippel, H (April 1990). "Multi-morbidity and perioperative risk of total hip endoprosthesis". Beiträge zur Orthopädie und Traumatologie 37 (4): 193–203. ISSN 0005-8149. PMID 2201280. 
  • Muster, D (April 1990). "Themistocles Gluck, Berlin 1890: a pioneer of multidisciplinary applied research into biomaterials for endoprostheses". Bulletin of the history of dentistry 38 (1): 3–6. ISSN 0007-5132. PMID 2076458. 
  • Zipple, J (February 1975). "Themistocles Gluck (1853-1942), pioneer in endoprosthetics". Zeitschrift für Orthopädie und ihre Grenzgebiete 113 (1): 134–9. ISSN 0044-3220. PMID 1098295. 


  • THEMISTOCLES GLUCK – O GÊNIO QUE INICIOU A ARTROPLASTIA (Osvandré Lech)

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Siblings

#g1: Offspring of Teophil Gluck (1824-1884) and unknown parent
Name Birth Death Joined with
Temistocles Gluck (1853-1942) 30 November 1853, Iași, Iași County, Romania 25 April 1942, Berlin, Germany
Emma Gluck (c1865-1902) 1865, 1902, Bucharest, Romania Anghel Demetriescu (1847-1903)





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