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Doctors, past and present

Author: W Russell Brain Brain, Baron
Publisher: London, Pitman [©1964]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Essay
Biographies
Essays
Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: W Russell Brain Brain, Baron
OCLC Number: 11420203
Description: viii, 270 pages illustrations, portraits
Contents: William Harvey and his times: --
The ocular philosopher --
William Harvey, neurologist --
The concept of hysteria in the seventeenth century --
Johnson and medicine: --
Dr Johnson and his doctors --
Thomas Lawrence --
Dr Johnson or Dr James? --
Neurology past and present: Conversations with Sherrington --
Henry Head --
The neurological tradition of the London hospital --
Neurology- past present and future --
Medicine and society: --
The doctor's place in society --
The doctor in the modern world --
Vital statistics and the doctor --
Nigeria in the solar plexus --
Thinking about medicine today: --
The need for experiment in medical education --
Osler and medicine today --
Diagnosis of genius --
The languages of psychiatry --
The need for a philosophy of medicine.
Responsibility: [by] Lord Brain.

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