Article Abstract

Some issues regarding the development of general surgery during the last half century

Authors: Shouxian Zhong


As one of the first surgeons to perform pancreaticoduodenectomy in China in the middle of the last century, and with continuous clinical experience since then, I have witnessed various problematic events and continual changes in surgical procedures during their development, yet more profoundly, I see the flourishing stage that general surgery has gradually entered.