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Relaying station for empires' outcasts: managing 'lunatics' in pre-World War II Hong Kong.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):History of psychiatry [Hist Psychiatry] 2022 Sep; Vol. 33 (3), pp. 319-332.

Abstract:This article explores how 'lunatics' emerged and how they were managed beyond the capacity of institutionalization in colonial Hong Kong in the second half of the nineteenth century and the first half of the twentieth century. The story contests the co...

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Appendectomy on Board a Submarine by a Pharmacist's Mate Under the South China Sea During World War II.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):The American surgeon [Am Surg] 2022 Aug; Vol. 88 (8), pp. 2035-2038. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Jun 01.

Abstract:A historical review and case report of the first appendectomy ever performed on a submarine 120 feet below sea level and far behind enemy lines during World War II. This case history will be told uniquely from the perspective of a modern-day rural surg...

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German pathology professor Philipp Schwartz: His enduring life from Frankfurt to Istanbul during the Second World War era: A "forgotten savior".

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Annals of diagnostic pathology [Ann Diagn Pathol] 2022 Aug; Vol. 59, pp. 151955. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Apr 30.

Abstract:Many scientists were forced to leave Germany mostly under challenging circumstances as a result of the pressure applied to anti-Nazi German scientists and artists (mostly from the medical field) who were or were not of Jewish origin before World War II...

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[The hospital care of civilian population during the first two years of the Great Patriotic War].

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Problemy sotsial'noi gigieny, zdravookhraneniia i istorii meditsiny [Probl Sotsialnoi Gig Zdravookhranenniiai Istor Med] 2021 Sep; Vol. 29 (5), pp. 1225-1230.

Abstract:The article presents, on the basis of archival documents and literature sources, the distribution and placement of hospital staff, staffing of physicians and nurses, support of population with medical personnel and medications, changes in beds stock, e...

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WWII trauma impacts physical and mental health in the oldest old: results from a German population-based study.

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Source(s):Aging & mental health [Aging Ment Health] 2022 Apr; Vol. 26 (4), pp. 834-842. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Feb 08.

Abstract:Introduction: Epidemiological studies in different traumatised samples indicate an increased risk for numerous physical and mental diseases. It is suspected that this is due to chronic changes in fundamental processes in the immune, nervous, and endocr...

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Neurosurgery during the Greco-Italian War (World War II): the management of war-related head injuries at the Italian field hospital of Sinanaj in Albania.

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Source(s):Neurosurgical focus [Neurosurg Focus] 2022 Sep; Vol. 53 (3), pp. E10.

Abstract:During the Greco-Italian War (World War II [WWII], 1940-1941), an Italian field hospital was set up in Sinanaj, Albania. The hospital's military surgeons carefully collected information about the characteristics and management of patients with war-rela...

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The strong impact of maternal marital status on birth body size before and during the Second World War in Poznań district, Poland.

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Source(s):American journal of human biology : the official journal of the Human Biology Council [Am J Hum Biol] 2022 May; Vol. 34 (5), pp. e23707. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Nov 25.

Abstract:Objectives: The study aims to examine whether maternal socio-economic status, represented by marital status and the place of residence, affected birth body size (BBS) of babies in the pre-war period and during the WWII.Methods: The dataset consisted of...

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[A nurse from the Brazilian Expeditionary Force in the Second World War: the Virgínia Portocarrero archive at Casa de Oswaldo Cruz/Fiocruz].

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Source(s):Historia, ciencias, saude--Manguinhos [Hist Cienc Saude Manguinhos] 2022 Apr-Jun; Vol. 29 (2), pp. 531-550.

Abstract:This study investigates the potential of the Virgínia Portocarrero archive, at Casa de Oswaldo Cruz/Fiocruz. It was donated in life by Portocarrero, a Brazilian nurse and Second World War veteran. The documents include records from her education and tr...

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Morphogenic fields: A coming of age.

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Source(s):Explore (New York, N.Y.) [Explore (NY)] 2022 Mar-Apr; Vol. 18 (2), pp. 187-194. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Apr 07.

Abstract:Morphogenesis, the coming-into-being of living organisms, was first described in the 4th century BC by Aristotle, progenitor of biology and embryology. Over the centuries it has been the subject of innumerable commentaries by philosophers, theologians ...

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Within-family intergenerational trends in age at menarche relative to political changes in Czechoslovakia after World War II.

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Source(s):American journal of human biology : the official journal of the Human Biology Council [Am J Hum Biol] 2022 Jan; Vol. 34 (1), pp. e23588. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Mar 01.

Abstract:Objectives: The aim of the study was to examine a secular trend in age at menarche (AAM) in the former Czechoslovak (and descendant Slovak and Czech) population in relation to its large-scale political and social events taking place after World War II....

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