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Brain RenaissanceFrom Vesalius to Modern Neuroscience

Brain Renaissance: From Vesalius to Modern Neuroscience  

Marco Catani and Stefano Sandrone

Print Publication Year: 
Apr 2015
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Jun 2015
eISBN: 
9780190209766
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780199383832.001.0001
Career: 
Doctor, Qualified, early specialism training
Specialty: 
Clinical Medicine, Neurology, History of Medicine
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199383832
This title marks the 500th anniversary of the birth and the 450th anniversary of the death of Vesalius. The authors translated Latin chapters of the Fabrica dedicated to the brain, a ... More
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
Foundations of the Neuron Doctrine25th Anniversary Edition

Foundations of the Neuron Doctrine: 25th Anniversary Edition (2 ed.)  

Gordon M. Shepherd

Print Publication Year: 
Oct 2015
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Nov 2015
eISBN: 
9780190268480
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780190259389.001.0001
Career: 
Doctor, Qualified, specialist
Specialty: 
Clinical Medicine, Neurology, History of Medicine
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190259389
The neuron doctrine, first formulated in 1891, states that the brain is constructed of individual neurons, organized into functioning circuits that mediate behavior. It is the fundamental ... More
Hippocrates' Oath and Asclepius' SnakeThe Birth of the Medical Profession

Hippocrates' Oath and Asclepius' Snake: The Birth of the Medical Profession  

T.A. Cavanaugh

Print Publication Year: 
Nov 2017
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Nov 2017
eISBN: 
9780190673703
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780190673673.001.0001
Career: 
Doctor
Specialty: 
Medical Ethics, History of Medicine
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190673673
Hippocrates’ Oath and Asclepius’ Snake: The Birth of the Medical Profession articulates the Oath as establishing the medical profession—a practice incorporating an internal, ... More
The History of a Genetic DiseaseDuchenne Muscular Dystrophy or Meryon's Disease

The History of a Genetic Disease: Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy or Meryon's Disease (2 ed.)  

Alan E. H. Emery and Marcia L. H. Emery

Print Publication Year: 
Feb 2011
Series: 
Oxford Medical Histories
Published Online: 
May 2013
eISBN: 
9780191768798
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780199591473.001.0001
Career: 
Doctor, Undergraduate Doctor, Qualified, early specialism training, Qualified, late specialism training, Qualified, specialist, Nurse, Qualified Nurse
Specialty: 
History of Medicine, Clinical Medicine, Clinical Genetics
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199591473
This resource traces the history of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy in detail along with a commentary of Edward Meryon's research, which has led to our current understanding of the disease, ... More
The History of Radiology

The History of Radiology  

Adrian M. K. Thomas and Arpan K. Banerjee

Print Publication Year: 
May 2013
Series: 
Oxford Medical Histories
Published Online: 
Jul 2013
eISBN: 
9780191765827
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780199639977.001.0001
Career: 
Doctor, Undergraduate Doctor, Qualified, early specialism training, Qualified, late specialism training, Qualified, specialist
Specialty: 
History of Medicine, Radiology
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199639977
Written by two radiologists who have a passion for the history of their field, The History of Radiology is a beautifully illustrated review of the remarkable developments within radiology ... More
The History of the World Federation of NeurologyThe First 50 Years

The History of the World Federation of Neurology: The First 50 Years  

Johan A. Aarli

Print Publication Year: 
Apr 2014
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Jul 2014
eISBN: 
9780191781452
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780198713067.001.0001
Career: 
Doctor, Qualified, late specialism training, Qualified, specialist
Specialty: 
Clinical Medicine, Neurology, History of Medicine
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780198713067
This resource covers the history of the WFN from its founding in Brussels in 1957 to the present day. Written by a former President and long-standing officer of the WFN, The History of the ... 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
Landmark Papers in Neurosurgery

Landmark Papers in Neurosurgery (2 ed.)  

Reuben D. Johnson and Alexander L. Green (eds)

Print Publication Year: 
Jun 2014
Series: 
Landmark Papers in
Published Online: 
Jul 2014
eISBN: 
9780191752117
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780199674022.001.0001
Career: 
Doctor, Qualified, late specialism training
Specialty: 
Surgery, Neurosurgery, History of Medicine
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199674022
Evidence-based medicine is a concept that has come to the fore in the past few years. Clinicians are increasingly encouraged to practise patient management based on available evidence in ... More
Oxford Textbook of Community Mental Health

Oxford Textbook of Community Mental Health  

Graham Thornicroft, George Szmukler, Kim T Mueser, and Robert E. Drake (eds)

Print Publication Year: 
Aug 2011
Series: 
Oxford Textbooks, Oxford Textbooks in Psychiatry
Published Online: 
Jul 2011
eISBN: 
9780199640478
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780199565498.001.0001
Career: 
Doctor, Qualified, late specialism training, Qualified, specialist
Specialty: 
Psychiatry, History of Medicine, Public Health and Epidemiology, Epidemiology
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199565498

The Oxford Textbook of Community Mental Health is the most comprehensive and authoritative review published in this field.

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