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The End of Epilepsy?A history of the modern era of epilepsy research 1860-2010

The End of Epilepsy?: A history of the modern era of epilepsy research 1860-2010  

Dieter Schmidt and Simon Shorvon

Print Publication Year: 
Aug 2016
Series: 
Oxford Medical Histories
Published Online: 
Oct 2016
eISBN: 
9780191792854
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780198725909.001.0001
Career: 
Researcher
Specialty: 
Neuroscience, History of Neuroscience, History of Medicine
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780198725909
Epilepsy is a common disease of the brain, occurring in roughly 1% of all people, and although repeated epileptic seizures are its clinical hallmark, epilepsy is not just a medical ... More
Inventing the Feeble MindA History of Intellectual Disability in the United States

Inventing the Feeble Mind: A History of Intellectual Disability in the United States  

James Trent

Print Publication Year: 
Nov 2016
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Feb 2017
eISBN: 
9780190645878
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780199396184.001.0001
Career: 
Doctor, Qualified, specialist, Researcher, Nurse, Qualified Nurse, Allied Health Professional
Specialty: 
Psychiatry, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, History of Medicine
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199396184
Pity, disgust, fear, cure, and prevention—all are words that Americans have used to make sense of what today we call intellectual disability. Inventing the Feeble Mind explores the history ... More
Sir Charles BellHis Life, Art, Neurological Concepts, and Controversial Legacy

Sir Charles Bell: His Life, Art, Neurological Concepts, and Controversial Legacy  

Michael J Aminoff

Print Publication Year: 
Sep 2016
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Sep 2016
eISBN: 
9780190614997
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780190614966.001.0001
Career: 
Researcher
Specialty: 
Clinical Medicine, Neurology, History of Medicine, Neuroscience, History of Neuroscience
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190614966
Charles Bell (1774–1842) was a Scottish anatomist–surgeon whose original ideas on the nervous system have been equated with those of William Harvey on the circulation. He suggested that the ... More

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