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Martin, German surgeon, 1879-1942. See: Kirschner apparatus, Kirschner wire.


named after Martin Kirschner, a German surgeon, a name commonly associated with surgical equipment.

Kirschner apparatus
a system of stainless steel threaded fixation pins, interconnecting rods, clamps and nuts for external fixation of fractures.
Kirschner-Ehmer splint
an external splinting device based on transfixation pinning.
Kirschner wire
a steel wire for skeletal transfixture of fractured bones and for obtaining skeletal traction in fractures.
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JLL is exapanding its Strategic Consulting group with the appointment of Phil Kirschner, Senior Vice President in the Workplace Strategy team.
TORONTO, March 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Changepoint, a leading provider of professional services automation (PSA) and project portfolio management (PPM) solutions, today announced that Rainer Kirschner, Changepoint Principle Solutions Architect, and Paul Swider, Changepoint Solutions Consultant, will present a special session on Advancing IT Governance Value through Visibility at this month's CAMP IT Conference on IT Portfolio Management in Rosemont, IL.
Embassy's request, no one knew her two-day visit would lead to a year of active collaboration and a tri-nation partnership for an exhibition on 90-year-old, Polish-born Holocaust survivor Sala Garncarz Kirschner.
And Dr Alexander Kirschner, from Austria's Medical University of Vienna, which carried out the study, said: "We need to warn people against drinking from these sources.
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Kirschner stashed her letters - and with them any mention of her wartime past - away in a cardboard box.
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