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Articles in regional publications that pertain to a wide range of North Carolina-related topics.

Pedal to the Medical

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Silcox-Jarrett discusses some of the medical first in North Carolina. These include Dr. James Shober, who, in 1878, became the state's first practicing black physician; Dr. Annie Lowrie Alexander, the state's first female physician; and pioneering high-tech innovations, such as the Da Vinci heart surgery and Gamma Knife radiosurgery.
Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 75 Issue 8, Jan 2008, p90-94, 96, il, por