Codman, Ernest Amory

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Codman,

Ernest Amory, U.S. surgeon, 1869-1940.
Codman angle
Codman cartilage clamp
Codman classification
Codman drill
Codman exercises
Codman incision
Codman saber-cut shoulder approach
Codman shunt
Codman sign - in the absence of rotator cuff function, hunching of the shoulder occurs when the deltoid muscle contracts.
Codman sponge
Codman triangle - in radiology, the interface between growing bone tumor and normal bone, presenting as an incomplete triangle formed by periosteum.
Codman tumor - chondroblastoma of the proximal humerus.
Codman vein stripper
Codman wire-passing drill
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As a result of achieving an 82 percent reduction in the suicide rate among patients in Henry Ford's HMO network, Coffey's Perfect Depression Care model won the Ernest Amory Codman Award in behavioral healthcare from The Joint Commission.
Kizer, MD, MPH, CPE, FACPE, is the recipient of the 2005 Ernest Amory Codman Award from The Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations for his leadership role in using performance measures to improve health care quality and safety.
Stealing the golden eggs: Ernest Amory Codman and the science and management of medicine.
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Only Six Hospitals Nationwide Chosen for 2005 Ernest Amory Codman Award; Swedish Selected for Exemplary Stroke Care