Sir Hugh Cairns Bibliographies Expanded and Updated

The Cairns Library is named after Sir Hugh Cairns, who was the first Nuffield Professor of Surgery and a key figure in the development of neurosurgery as a speciality, the formation of the University of Oxford Medical School, and the treatment of head injuries during the S econd World War.

We have recently updated our bibliographies (downloadable as PDFs) of journal articles, books, and other items by and about Sir Hugh Cairns - see for the latest versions of each list of publications. Please tell us if we have missed any! Email


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