Thomas Geoffrey Barlow

Thomas Geoffrey Barlow (1915 – 1975)

Thomas Geoffrey Barlow (1915 – 1975) was a British Orthopaedic surgeon.

Barlow maneuver (Barlow test) screening for developmental dysplasia of the hip in infants

  • Born September 25, 1915
  • Died May 25, 1975

Medical Eponyms
Barlow maneuver (Barlow test)

Clinical examination test, performed on infants screening for developmental dysplasia of the hip

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the person behind the name

Physician in training. German translator and lover of medical history.

Emergency physician MA (Oxon) MBChB (Edin) FACEM FFSEM with a passion for rugby; medical history; medical education; and informatics. Asynchronous learning #FOAMed evangelist. Co-founder and CTO of Life in the Fast lane | Eponyms | Books | vocortex |

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