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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
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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
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
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Other
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Nov 2015
eISBN: 
9780190268480
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780190259389.001.0001
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Doctor, Qualified, specialist
Specialty: 
Clinical Medicine, Neurology, History of Medicine
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book
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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
Georges Gilles de la TouretteBeyond the Eponym

Georges Gilles de la Tourette: Beyond the Eponym  

Olivier Walusinski

Print Publication Year: 
Oct 2018
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Other
Published Online: 
Nov 2018
eISBN: 
9780190636067
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780190636036.001.0001
Career: 
Doctor
Specialty: 
History of Medicine, Neuroscience, History of Neuroscience, Clinical Medicine, Neurology
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book
ISBN: 
9780190636036
An exhaustive biography of French neuropsychiatrist Georges Gilles de la Tourette (1857–1904) has never been undertaken. Gilles de la Tourette worked closely with the nineteenth-century ... 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
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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 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
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Other
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Jul 2014
eISBN: 
9780191781452
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780198713067.001.0001
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Doctor, Qualified, late specialism training, Qualified, specialist
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Clinical Medicine, Neurology, History of Medicine
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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
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Other
Published Online: 
Feb 2017
eISBN: 
9780190645878
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780199396184.001.0001
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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
The Painted MindBehavioral Science Reflected in Great Paintings

The Painted Mind: Behavioral Science Reflected in Great Paintings  

Alfonso Troisi

Print Publication Year: 
May 2017
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Other
Published Online: 
Jun 2017
eISBN: 
9780190696900
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780199393404.001.0001
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Doctor, Qualified, specialist
Specialty: 
Psychiatry, History of Medicine
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book
ISBN: 
9780199393404
The scientific focus of this book is on the human mind and behavior viewed from an evolutionary perspective. The author is a clinical psychiatrist but his research background ranges from ... More
Patients as ArtForty Thousand Years of Medical History in Drawings, Paintings, and Sculpture

Patients as Art: Forty Thousand Years of Medical History in Drawings, Paintings, and Sculpture  

Philip A. Mackowiak

Print Publication Year: 
Nov 2018
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Other
Published Online: 
Nov 2018
eISBN: 
9780190858247
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780190858216.001.0001
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Doctor
Specialty: 
History of Medicine
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190858216
Patients as Art: Forty Thousand Years of Medical History in Drawings, Paintings, and Sculpture traces the history of medicine through works of art stretching from the ... More
The Rhetoric of MedicineLessons on Professionalism from Ancient Greece

The Rhetoric of Medicine: Lessons on Professionalism from Ancient Greece  

Nigel Nicholson and Nathan Selden

Print Publication Year: 
Apr 2019
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Other
Published Online: 
Apr 2019
eISBN: 
9780190457518
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780190457488.001.0001
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Doctor
Specialty: 
History of Medicine, Clinical Medicine
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190457488
The Rhetoric of Medicine explores problems that confront medical professionals today by first examining similar problems that confronted physicians in ancient Greece. This ... More
2030 - The Future of MedicineAvoiding a Medical Meltdown

2030 - The Future of Medicine: Avoiding a Medical Meltdown  

Richard Barker

Print Publication Year: 
Dec 2010
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Other
Published Online: 
May 2013
eISBN: 
9780191768651
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780199600663.001.0001
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Doctor, Undergraduate Doctor, Qualified, specialist, Qualified, late specialism training, Nurse, Qualified Nurse
Specialty: 
Public Health and Epidemiology, History of Medicine, Public Health
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199600663
This resource tackles questions that relate to the way medicine will be practised in the future, and provides some answers. It does not shrink from the uncomfortable challenges that lie ... More
William Richard Gowers 1845-1915Exploring the Victorian Brain

William Richard Gowers 1845-1915: Exploring the Victorian Brain  

Ann Scott, Mervyn Eadie, and Andrew Lees

Print Publication Year: 
Aug 2012
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Nov 2012
eISBN: 
9780191753527
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780199692316.001.0001
Career: 
Doctor, Undergraduate Doctor, Qualified, early specialism training
Specialty: 
Clinical Medicine, Neurology, History of Medicine
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199692316
Sir William Richard Gowers was one of the pre-eminent clinical neurologists of the nineteenth century. Co-authored by one of Dr Gowers' descendents and two leading neurologists, this book ... More

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