The Greatest Benefit to Mankind: A Medical History of Humanity (The Norton History of Science)

The Greatest Benefit to Mankind: A Medical History of Humanity (The Norton History of Science)

“To combine enormous knowledge with a delightful style and a highly idiosyncratic point of view is Roy Porter’s special gift, and it makes [this] book . . . alive and fascinating and provocative on every page.”—Oliver Sacks, M.D. Hailed as “a remarkable achievement” (Boston Sunday Globe) and as “a triumph: simultaneously entertaining and instructive, witty […]

The History of the Medical Department of Transylvania University

The History of the Medical Department of Transylvania University

The late Doctor Robert Peter, one of the most distinguished analytical chemists of his times, was a member of the Medical Faculty of Transylvania University from 1833 to the time of the dissolution of that institution, and afterward occupied chairs in the different colleges into which Transylvania was merged. He was one of the most […]

History of the Division of Medical Sciences

History of the Division of Medical Sciences

In these series, the Museum publishes original articles and monographs dealing with the collections and work of its constituent museums–The Museum of Natural History and the Museum of History and Technology–setting forth newly acquired facts in the fields of anthropology, biology, history, geology, and technology. Copies of each publication are distributed to libraries, to cultural […]

Integrated Neuroscience and Neurology: A Clinical Case History Problem Solving Approach

Integrated Neuroscience and Neurology: A Clinical Case History Problem Solving Approach

Integrated Neuroscience argues that in order to make an intelligent diagnosis and provide a rational treatment nervous system disorders, it is necessary to answer the basic questions of clinical neurology. Where is the disease process located, and what is the nature of the disease process? For students to answer these questions, the authors first review […]