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Encyclopedia of medical history

Author: Roderick E McGrew; Margaret P McGrew
Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill, ©1985.
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103 entries to important medical topics. Intended for the general reader, students of history, and students of medicine. Entries are essays that include references and cross references. General index.
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
History
Dictionnaires anglais
Encyclopedias
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
McGrew, Roderick E. (Roderick Erle)
Encyclopedia of medical history.
New York : McGraw-Hill, c1985
(OCoLC)564226151
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Roderick E McGrew; Margaret P McGrew
ISBN: 0070450870 9780070450875
OCLC Number: 11068925
Description: xiv, 400 p. ; 25 cm.
Contents: Abortion --
Acupuncture --
African Trypanosomiasis [African Sleeping Sickness; Nagana] --
Allergy --
Anatomy --
Anesthesia --
Antibiotics --
Antiseptics --
Arthritis --
Bacteriology [Germ Theory of Disease; Spontaneous Generation] --
Barber --
Surgeons --
Beriberi --
Bloodletting [Bleeding; Cupping; Venesection] --
Blood Transfusion --
Brownian System [Brunonianism] --
Bubonic Plague [Black Death; Plague; Plague of Justinian] --
Cancer --
Cells [Cellular Theory] --
Chemotherapy --
Chinese Medicine --
Cholera [Asiatic Cholera; Cholera Morbus] --
Circulation of the Blood --
Clinical Medicine --
Contagion [Miasma] --
Coronary Heart Disease --
Dancing Mania [Tarantism] --
Deficiency Diseases --
Dengue Fever [Breakbone Fever] --
Diabetes Mellitus --
Diptheria --
Drug Abuse --
Dysentery --
Egyptian Medicine --
English Sweating Sickness --
Epidemiology --
Epilepsy --
German Measles [Rubella] --
Gonorrhea [Clap] --
Gout --
Greco-Roman Medicine --
Gynecology [Obstetrics] --
Heart [Cardiology] --
Hebrew Medicene --
Hematology [Blood] --
Hospital --
Humors [Humoralism] --
Hypnosis --
Immunology --
Influenza --
Inoculation [ Vaccination; Variolation] --
Irregular Medicine [Alternative Medicine; Sectarian Medicine] --
King's Touch [ Royal Disease; Scrofula ] --
Leprosy [ Hansen's Disease ] --
Malaria --
Measles [ Morbilli ] --
Medical History --
Medical Profession [ Medical Education; Medical Licensing ] --
Medicine in Ancient India --
Medicine in Mesopotamia --
Medieval Medicine --
Mental Illness [ Asylum; Insanity; Madness ] --
Mesmerism [ Animal Magnetism ] --
Microscopy [Microscope ] --
Midwifery [ Obstetrics ] --
Neurology [ Brain; Nerve; Nervous System ] --
New World Medicine --
Nursing --
Nutrition --
Obstetrical Forceps --
Ophthalmology --
Orthopedics --
Pathology --
Pediatrics --
Pellagra --
Penicillin --
Pharmacy [ Drugs; Herbals; Materia Medica ] --
Phrenology --
Physiology --
Pneumonia --
Poliomyelitis [ Psychiatric Medicine; Psychoanalysis ] --
Public Health [ Sanitary Movement; Social Hygiene; Social Medicine ] --
Puerperal Fever [ Childbed Fever ] --
Quackery [ Charlatanism ] --
Quinine --
Rabies [ Hydrophobia; Rage ] --
Radiology [ X-Ray ] --
Rheumatism --
Rickets --
Scarlet Fever [ Scarlatina ] --
Scurvy --
Smallpox [ Variola Major; Variola Minor ] --
Sphygmomanometre --
Stethoscope --
Sulfonamides --
Surgery --
Syphilis [ French Disease; Great Pox ] --
Tetanus [ Lockjaw ] --
Tuberculosis [ Consumption; Phthisis ] --
Typhoid --
Typhus --
Vitamins --
Yellow Fever [ Yellow Jack].
Responsibility: Roderick E. McGrew, with the collaboration of Margaret P. McGrew.

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103 entries to important medical topics. Intended for the general reader, students of history, and students of medicine. Entries are essays that include references and cross references. General index.

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