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Women pioneers of medical research

King-Thom Chung

Women pioneers of medical research

biographies of 25 outstanding scientists

by King-Thom Chung

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  • 4 Currently reading

Published by McFarland in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medicine -- Research,
  • Biology -- Research,
  • Women scientists -- Biography,
  • Scientists -- Biography,
  • Medicine -- History,
  • Biomedical Research -- Biography,
  • Biomedical Research -- history,
  • History, Modern 1601-,
  • Women -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementKing-Thom Chung ; foreword by Hubert A. Lechevalier.
    GenreBiography
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsR850 .C485 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 212 p. ;
    Number of Pages212
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24094732M
    ISBN 100786429275
    ISBN 109780786429271
    LC Control Number2009040830

    See search results for "Women pioneers of medical research: biographies of 25 outstanding scientists Chung" in the Los Angeles Public Library digital collection. Pioneers in Medicine W. Wayne Babcock, MD ( - ), surgical innovator, educator, and author, became Chair of Surgery at Temple in and taught here for 45 years. He earned worldwide recognition for pioneering the usage of spinal anesthesia and stainless steel sutures; for developing the abdominoperipheral proctosigmoidectomy and other procedures; and for .

    Dr Kalokerinos MD (Medical Pioneer of the 20th century p One day I was consulted by a young man who had cardiomyopathy - a degenerative disease of the heart muscle which, when severe, usually means that a heart transplant is the only hope for survival.   For women in science, posterity has three fates in store. Some, like Marie Curie or Rosalyn Yalow, are recognized in their time and remain that way in the history books. Others, like Mary Anning or Marie Tharp, have to wait for later generations to rediscover them. And then there’s that curious third category, of women hailed as geniuses in their lives who, for some .

      These women were nothing short of medical pioneers. All three graduated and each of them thus became the first woman from their respective countries to get a degree in western medicine.   The most notorious medical experiment in American history was surely the Tuskegee syphilis study, in which black men with syphilis were left untreated for 40 years, from until , so.


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