in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Complementary and Alternative Medicine; Pharmacology. 990 words.
King, John (01 January 1813–19 June 1893), physician and pharmacologist, was born in New York City, the son of Harman King, a custom house official, and Marguerite La Porte. He completed...
June 2009; p ublished online August 2010 .
Book. Subjects: Palliative Medicine; Medical Ethics; Communication Skills; Pharmacology; Pain Medicine; Geriatric Medicine; Rehabilitation Medicine; Occupational Therapy; Dietetics; Physiotherapy; Speech and Language Therapy; Arts Therapies; Complementary and Alternative Medicine; Community Medical Services. 1088 pages.
Updated throughout with an additional emphasis on nursing care, this resource is a concise and authoritative guide to modern palliative care. Easily accessible, it's ideal for the busy...
September 2011; p ublished online September 2011 .
Book. Subjects: Rheumatology; Pain Medicine; Pharmacology; Complementary and Alternative Medicine. 688 pages.
A unique guide which emphasizes a clinical, evidence-based approach to rheumatology. The resource provides practical guidelines to the management and diagnosis of patients with acute and...
in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Pharmacology; Complementary and Alternative Medicine. 650 words.
Parkinson, John (1566/7–1650), apothecary and herbalist, was apprenticed from Christmas 1585 for eight years to a London apothecary, Francis Slater, a member of the Grocers' Company; he...