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AUTHORS

ANTHONY BALLARD, M.D.

Colonel, MC, USA (Ret.), Professor of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation, University of Miami School of Medicine; Chief, Section of Pediatric Orthopedics, Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, FL; Director of Orthopedic Residency Education, Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation, University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Medical Center, 1982-90; Commanding Officer, 2d Surgical Hospital, Republic of Vietnam, 1966-67; Chief, Orthopedic Service, Tripler Army Medical Center, Honolulu, HI, 1969-71; Chief, Orthopedic Service, Fitzsimons Army Medical Center, Denver, CO, 1974-80.

PAUL W. BROWN, M.D.

Colonel, MC, USA (Ret.), Clinical Professor of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation and Clinical Professor of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine; Consultant in Hand Surgery, Veterans Administration; Chief of Hand Surgery, St. Vincent’s Medical Center, Bridgeport, CT; Chief, Division of Orthopedics, Fitzsimons General Hospital, 1966-69.

WILLIAM E. BURKHALTER, M.D. (deceased)

Colonel, MC, USA (Ret.), Professor and Associate Chairman for Clinical Affairs in the Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation; Chief, Division of Hand Surgery; Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL; Chief of Orthopedics and Chief, Professional Service, 85th Evacuation Hospital, Republic of Vietnam, 1965-66; Chief of Orthopedics, Tripler Army Medical Center, Honolulu, HI, 1967-69; Orthopedic Consultant, U.S. Army, Pacific, 1967-69; Chief of Orthopedics, Fitzsimons Army Medical Center, Denver, CO, 1969-74.

WILLIAM W. EVERSMANN, Jr., M.D.

Colonel, MC, USA (Ret.), Chief, Orthopedics, and Chief, Professional Services, 27thSurgical Hospital, and Chief, Orthopedic Service, 91st Evacuation Hospital, Republic of Vietnam, 1971; Member of teaching staff, Orthopedic Service, Tripler Army Medical Center; Assistant Chief and Chief, Orthopedic Service, Fitzsimons Army Medical Center until 1983; affiliated with the Iowa Medical Clinic, Cedar Rapids; President, Iowa Medical Society, 1992-93.

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JOHN A. FEAGIN, Jr., M.D.

Colonel, MC, USA (Ret.), Associate Professor of Orthopedics, Duke University, 1990 to present; Associate Professor, Biomedical Engineering, Duke University Medical Center, 1990 to present; Chief of Orthopedic Surgery, Durham VA Hospital, 1990 to present; Clinical Professor of Surgery, University of Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, 1989 to present; Chief of Orthopedics, 85th Evacuation Hospital, Qui Nhon, Vietnam, 1966-67; Team Physician, United States Military Academy, West Point, NY, 1968-72; Assistant Chief, Orthopedics, Letterman Army Medical Center, 1972-78; Commander, Keller Army Hospital, West Point, NY, 1978-79.

GERALD W. MAYFIELD, M.D.

Colonel, MC, USA (Ret.). Chief of Orthopedics, 121st Evacuation Hospital, Korea, 1966-67; Assistant Chief of Orthopedics, U.S. Army Hospital, Camp Zama, Japan, 1967-68; Chief of Orthopedics, U.S. Army Hospital, Camp Zama, Japan, 1969-70; Teaching Staff, Fitzsimons Army Medical Center, 1971-74; Assistant Chief of Orthopedics, Tripler Army Medical Center, 1974-77; Chief of Orthopedics, Straub Clinic & Hospital, Honolulu, HI, 1980-91; Assistant Clinical Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, John A. Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii, 1977-91.

GEORGE E. OMER, Jr., M.D.

Colonel, MC, USA (Ret.). Professor of Anatomy, Orthopedics and Surgery; Chairman, Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation; Chief, Division of Hand Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque; Assistant Chief, Orthopedic Service, William Beaumont Army Hospital, 1956; Chief, Surgical Services, Irwin Army Hospital, 1957-59; Orthopedic Consultant, Eighth U.S. Army, Chief, Orthopedics, 121st Evacuation Hospital, Korea, 1959-60; Assistant Chief, Orthopedic Service, Fitzsimons General Hospital, 1960-63; Director, Orthopedic Residency Training Program and Pathology Courses, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, 1963-65; Consultant in Orthopedic Surgery to the Surgeon General, U.S. Army, Chief, Hand Surgery Center, Chief, Orthopedic Service, and Assistant Chief, Department of Surgery, Brooke Army Medical Center, 1965-70.