The Library of the Royal Society of Physicians in Budapest Becomes Today's Semmelweis Medical History Library (Report)

The Library of the Royal Society of Physicians in Budapest Becomes Today’s Semmelweis Medical History Library (Report)

PREFACE How the Library of the Royal Society of Physicians in Budapest became today’s Semmelweis Medical History Library is a tale of the shift in focus characteristic of the way medical libraries, containing books and journals of contemporary interest and importance to practicing physicians and medical researchers, become medical history libraries over time. This particular […]

Pennsylvania Medical Society v. Commonwealth

Pennsylvania Medical Society v. Commonwealth

Argued: June 12, 2002 Before this Court are preliminary objections filed by the Medical Professional Liability Catastrophe Loss Fund (CAT Fund) to a two-count petition for review filed by the Pennsylvania Medical Society Liability Insurance Company (Insurance Company) requesting us to dismiss the petition because the Insurance Company failed to file its claim within the […]

Medical Mutual Liability Insurance Society of Maryland v. Barrett Goldstein

Medical Mutual Liability Insurance Society of Maryland v. Barrett Goldstein

Bell, C.J., Raker Wilner, Cathell Harrell, Battaglia Greene, JJ. This matter arises from a declaratory judgment action filed by Barrett Goldstein, M.D. against Property and Casualty Insurance Guaranty Corporation (“”PCIGC””), 1 and Medical Mutual Liability Society of Maryland (“”Medical Mutual””). Dr. Goldstein, an orthopedic surgeon, sought a determination of whether PCIGC or Medical Mutual was […]

Alzheimer’s Society factsheet 402: What is vascular dementia?

Alzheimer’s Society factsheet 402: What is vascular dementia?

What is vascular dementia? is a factsheet from Alzheimer’s Society. Vascular dementia is the second most common form of dementia after Alzheimer’s disease. This factsheet explains what it is, the causes, symptoms and treatments available. It will be helpful to people in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. Health and social care professionals may also find […]

Blende V. Maricopa County Medical Society

Blende V. Maricopa County Medical Society

The appellant, a duly licensed physician, petitioned the lower court for a writ of mandamus directed against the appellees, the Maricopa County Medical Society, hereafter referred to as the Society, and the individuals comprising the Society’s Board of Censors. The appellant asked the lower court to review the Society’s action denying him membership. The lower […]

South African Menopause Society Council Revised Consensus Position Statement on Menopausal Hormone Therapy (Statement)

South African Menopause Society Council Revised Consensus Position Statement on Menopausal Hormone Therapy (Statement)

The Council of the South African Menopause Society (SAMS) revised the 2004 statement (1) on menopausal hormone therapy (HT) at a consensus meeting held on 25/26 November 2006. The revision incorporated not only new evidence but also the re-evaluated evidence used in the previous statement. Clinicians are expected to practise in accordance with the findings […]