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Author Friedman, Meyer, 1910-
Title Medicine's 10 greatest discoveries / Meyer Friedman, Gerald W. Friedland
Imprint New Haven, Conn : Yale University Press, 2000, c1998
book jacket
 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  PORTER R145 F911 2000    AVAILABLE    30530000990630
Descript xiii, 263 p. : ill. ; 20 cm
Series Yale Nota bene
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [237]-246) and index
Andreas Vesalius and modern human anatomy -- William Harvey and the circulation of blood -- Antony Leeuwenhoek and bacteria -- Edward Jenner and vaccination -- Crawford Long and surgical anesthesia -- Wilhelm Roentgen and the x-ray beam -- Ross Harrison and tissue culture -- Nikolai Anichkov and cholesterol -- Alexander Fleming and antibiotics -- Maurice Wilkins and DNA -- Concluding thoughts
Subject Medicine -- History
Medical scientists
History of Medicine, Early Modern
History of Medicine, Modern
Alt Author Friedland, Gerald W
Alt Title Medicine's ten greatest discoveries
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