Friedrich Schauta, photo 1900
Schauta, Friedrich, b. Vienna, June 15, 1849, d. Vienna, Jan. 10, 1919, gynaecologist. Professor at the Universities of Innsbruck, Prague and Vienna; 2 operation methods were named after him. Played an eminent part in the development of gynaecology and together with R. Chrobak initiated the construction of a new gynaecological hospital department in Vienna.
Works: Grundriß der operativen Geburtshilfe, 1885; Die Beckenanomalien, 1889.