[Nikolay Ivanovich Pirogov: At the Beginning (To the 220th Anniversary of the Greatest Surgeon and Anatomist Birth)]

Voen Med Zh. 2010 Oct;331(10):84-90.
[Article in Russian]


The article is concern with years of youth of the greatest Russian surgeon and anatomist Nikolay Ivanovich Pirogov, his education in Moscow and Derpt University. Formation of N.I. Pirogov as a surgeon of a new type following by the deepest anatomical knowledge is showed. There is a supposition that with the departure from Derpt to Saint-Petersburg Pirogov's initial phase of work ended and began his new, mature period of work.

Publication types

  • Biography
  • Historical Article
  • Portrait

MeSH terms

  • Anatomy / history*
  • Anatomy / organization & administration
  • Anatomy / standards
  • Anniversaries and Special Events
  • General Surgery / history*
  • General Surgery / methods
  • General Surgery / organization & administration
  • General Surgery / standards
  • History, 19th Century
  • Humans
  • Military Medicine / history*
  • Military Medicine / methods
  • Military Medicine / organization & administration
  • Military Medicine / standards

Personal name as subject

  • Nikolaĭ Ivanovich Pirogov