The Classic: PDF OnlyAn Experimental Study on Infectious Osteomyelitis A Note of M. A. Rodet PresentedBouley, M.; Rodet, Alexandre M.D.; Bick, Edgar M. M.D.Author Information Alexandra Rodet (1814–1884) was trained in Paris and became chief surgeon at the hospital of l'Antiquaille in Lyon where he spent the better part of his career. In 1884 the present paper by Rodet on experimental infectious osteomyelitis was read to the Academy of Science in Paris by Bouley. one of its fellows. It is the first recorded experimental demonstration of the disease now known as hematogenous osteomyelitis. I know of no later experiment which has added any significant information to this concisely written report. Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research®: October 1973 - Volume 96 - Issue - p 3-4 Free © Lippincott-Raven Publishers.