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Apprentice years 1861–2

Ann Scott, Mervyn Eadie and Andrew Lees.

in William Richard Gowers 1845-1915

August 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology; History of Medicine. 11356 words.

William began his apprenticeship in October 1861, three years after the belated enactment of the 1858 Medical Act. The new Act imposed some order on the previously chaotic structure of the...

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Are digital devices routinely useful in thoracic surgery or are they helpful only in selected cases?

Marco Chiappetta, Dania Nachira, Stefano Margaritora and Pierluigi Granone.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

July 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Anatomy. 656 words.

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Assessment of left ventricular ejection fraction may invalidate the reliability of EuroSCORE

Carl-Johan Jakobsen, Peter Torp and Erik Sloth.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

June 2006; p ublished online June 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Professional Development in Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Cardiovascular Medicine; History of Medicine. 2260 words.

Objective: To evaluate the impact of different echocardiographic methods for assessment of left ventricular dysfunction on the predictive value of EuroSCORE and thus its...

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The association of elevated creatine kinase-myocardial band on mortality after coronary artery bypass grafting surgery is time and magnitude limited

Milo C. Engoren, Robert H. Habib, Anoar Zacharias, Thomas A. Schwann, Christopher J. Riordan, Samuel J. Durham and Aamir Shah.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

July 2005; p ublished online July 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Surgery; Cardiovascular Medicine; History of Medicine. 4083 words.

Objective: The joint European Society of Cardiology and American College of Cardiology consensus statement on myocardial necrosis after revascularization stated that any amount...

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Before Mendel

Peter S. Harper.

in A Short History of Medical Genetics

November 2008; p ublished online November 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Genetics; History of Medicine. 13375 words.

The rapid growth in knowledge of the different inheritance patterns of inherited disorders during the first two decades of the 20th century is described. During this period human diseases...

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The Beginnings of Molecular Biology

Peter S. Harper.

in A Short History of Medical Genetics

November 2008; p ublished online November 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Genetics; History of Medicine. 11365 words.

Follows our knowledge of chromosomes in general from pre-mendelian times, through the recognition that chromosomes were the physical structures carrying the units of inheritance, to the...

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Behind the Glories of War

Michael J. Aminoff.

in Sir Charles Bell

September 2016; p ublished online September 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology; History of Medicine; History of Neuroscience. 7744 words.

The Peninsular War (1807–1814), contemporary military medical services, the famous British retreat to Corunna and evacuation from Spain to England, and the care and treatment of the wounded...

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The beneficial effect of revascularization on jeopardized myocardium: reverse remodeling and improved long-term prognosis

Jacopo Dalle Mule, Jeroen J. Bax, Bartolo Zingone, Felice Martinelli, Claudio Burelli, Anna Stefania, Liberata DiSipio and Giorgio Soravia.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

September 2002; p ublished online September 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Surgery; Cardiovascular Medicine; History of Medicine. 2345 words.

Objectives: To evaluate the impact of viability/ischemia before revascularization on improvement in systolic performance, reverse remodeling, symptoms and long-term prognosis...

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Bilobectomy for lung cancer: contemporary national early morbidity and mortality outcomes

Pascal A. Thomas, Pierre-Emmanuel Falcoz, Alain Bernard, Françoise Le Pimpec-Barthes, Jacques Jougon, Laurent Brouchet, Gilbert Massard, Marcel Dahan and Anderson Loundou.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

February 2016; p ublished online November 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Anatomy. 4985 words.

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To determine contemporary early outcomes associated with bilobectomy for lung cancer and to identify their predictors using a nationally...

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Bioartificial grafts for transmural myocardial restoration: a new cardiovascular tissue culture concept

Theo Kofidis, Andre Lenz, Jan Boublik, Payam Akhyari, Bjoern Wachsmann, Knut Mueller Stahl, Axel Haverich and Rainer G. Leyh.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

December 2003; p ublished online December 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Surgery; Molecular and Cell Biology; Cardiovascular Medicine; Anatomy; History of Medicine; Molecular Biology and Genetics. 3228 words.

Objective: Survival of bioartificial grafts that are destined to restore cardiac function stands and falls with their nutrient supply. Engineering of myocardial tissue is...

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