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America's Original Immunization Controversy: The Tercentenary of the Boston Smallpox Epidemic of 1721.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): The American surgeon [Am Surg] 2022 Oct; Vol. 88 (10), pp. 2425-2428. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jan 25.

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Abstract: The CoVID-19 pandemic marks the 300th anniversary of the Boston smallpox epidemic of 1721, America's first immunization controversy. Puritan minister Cotton Mather learned of inoculation for smallpox from Onesimus, a man enslaved to him. When the disea...

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Metagenomic analysis reveals mixed Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection in a 18th century Hungarian midwife.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Tuberculosis (Edinburgh, Scotland) [Tuberculosis (Edinb)] 2022 Dec; Vol. 137, pp. 102181. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Feb 21.

Abstract: The Vác Mummy Collection comprises 265 well documented mummified individuals from the late 16th to the early 18th century that were discovered in 1994 inside a crypt in Vác, Hungary. This collection offers a unique opportunity to study the relationship...

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A science for gods, a science for humans: Kant on teleological speculations in natural history.

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Source(s): Studies in history and philosophy of science [Stud Hist Philos Sci] 2022 Aug; Vol. 94, pp. 47-55. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 May 27.

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Abstract: Kant's forthright rejection of rampant, ungrounded speculations in natural science, including in natural history, is well known. For instance, he dismisses the wild, unwarranted developmental histories of other early natural historians, such as Buffon ...

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Overview of Dioscorides' recipes in Croatian books of folk recipes.

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Source(s): Die Pharmazie [Pharmazie] 2022 Sep 01; Vol. 77 (7), pp. 270-277.

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Abstract: The aim of this paper is to present an overview of Dioscorides' recipes from his work De materia medica which are found in Croatian folk medicine preserved in books of folk recipes called ljekaruše . The particularities of five published and analysed C...

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The Emergence of Psychiatry: 1650-1850.

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Source(s): The American journal of psychiatry [Am J Psychiatry] 2022 May; Vol. 179 (5), pp. 329-335. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Mar 25.

Abstract: Western psychiatry emerged as a medical specialty caring for the mentally ill over the course of the late 18th and early 19th centuries. This emergence was a contingent process, dependent on the co-occurrence of three historical developments that toget...

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Scale in the history of medicine.

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Source(s): Studies in history and philosophy of science [Stud Hist Philos Sci] 2022 Feb; Vol. 91, pp. 221-233. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Dec 27.

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Abstract: This is a history of medicine that takes its point of departure in the specimens of human bodily material used to produce medical knowledge. An ordering principle of scale prompts a material and epistemic history of 18th-21st century medicine that high...

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The distinguished surgeon Francisco Antônio de Sampaio and the plants of "his country" (vila de Cachoeira, Brazil, late eighteenth century).

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Source(s): Historia, ciencias, saude--Manguinhos [Hist Cienc Saude Manguinhos] 2022 Jan-Mar; Vol. 29 (1), pp. 21-39.

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Abstract: Francisco Antônio de Sampaio worked as a surgeon for over two decades in Cachoeira, in the captaincy of Bahia, Brazil. In this village, he produced writings on natural history, which he sent to the Lisbon Academy of Science, although he had no specific...

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Deirdre Cooper Owens: bringing context to systemic medical racism.

Publication Type: Biography

Source(s): Lancet (London, England) [Lancet] 2022 Feb 12; Vol. 399 (10325), pp. 622.

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The evolution of epistemological methodologies in anatomy: From antiquity to modern times.

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Source(s): Anatomical record (Hoboken, N.J. : 2007) [Anat Rec (Hoboken)] 2022 Apr; Vol. 305 (4), pp. 803-817. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Sep 24.

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Abstract: Present day scenario regarding epistemological methods in anatomy is in sharp contrast to the situation during ancient period. This study aimed to explore the evolution of epistemological methodologies in anatomy across centuries. In ancient times Egyp...

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When I use a word . . . . New medical words 1422-1972.

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Source(s): BMJ (Clinical research ed.) [BMJ] 2022 Jan 21; Vol. 376, pp. o187. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jan 21.

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Abstract: Competing Interests: Competing interests: none declared.

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