Is Medicine Now a Science or Still an Art?

  • Philippe Landreau


During my residency in Paris, I spent some time with my mentor, Professor Jacques Witvoët. He provided me with a taste of orthopedics and sports medicine. At this time, he was one of the pre-eminent figures in this field, and his reputation attracted many young surgeons from France and abroad. His experience and rigor were well known, and his practical education was established on three pillars:


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Philippe Landreau
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  1. 1.DXBone, Bone and Joint Excellence CenterDubaiUAE

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