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The Resource Doctors : the history of scientific medicine revealed through biography, Sherwin B. Nuland ; Teaching Company

Doctors : the history of scientific medicine revealed through biography, Sherwin B. Nuland ; Teaching Company

Label
Doctors : the history of scientific medicine revealed through biography
Title
Doctors
Title remainder
the history of scientific medicine revealed through biography
Statement of responsibility
Sherwin B. Nuland ; Teaching Company
Contributor
Teacher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Twelve lectures (30 min. each) that discuss the history of the development of Western scientific medicine, set against character studies of twelve of the greatest physicians since classical times
Member of
Cataloging source
SPL
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
610.922
LC call number
R131
LC item number
.D63 2005
PerformerNote
Instructor: Sherman B. Nuland
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Nuland, Sherwin B.
  • Teaching Company
Runtime
360
Series statement
The great courses
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hippocrates
  • Galen
  • Vesalius, Andreas
  • Harvey, William
  • Morgagni, Giambattista
  • Hunter, John
  • Laennec, R. T. H.
  • Morton, W. T. G.
  • Virchow, Rudolf
  • Lister, Joseph
  • Halsted, William
  • Taussig, Helen B.
  • Medicine
  • Medicine
Target audience
specialized
Technique
live action
Label
Doctors : the history of scientific medicine revealed through biography, Sherwin B. Nuland ; Teaching Company
Instantiates
Publication
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (ii, 79 p. ; 22 cm)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
disc 1. 1. Hippocrates and the origins of Western medicine ; 2. The paradox of Galen ; 3. Vesalius and the Renaissance of medicine ; 4. Harvey, discoverer of the circulation ; 5. Morgagni and the anatomy of disease ; 6. Hunter, the surgeon as scientist -- disc 2. 7. Laennec and the invention of the stethoscope ; 8. Morton and the origins of anesthesia ; 9. Virchow and the cellular origins of disease ; 10. Lister and the germ theory ; 11. Halsted and the American medical education ; 12. Taussig and the development of cardiac surgery
Control code
1601981
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (180 min. each)
Governing access note
Restricted to home use or face to face teaching
Isbn
9781598030303
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
8128
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1601981
  • (OCoLC)61233044
  • (OCoLC)61233044
System details
DVD, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Doctors : the history of scientific medicine revealed through biography, Sherwin B. Nuland ; Teaching Company
Publication
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (ii, 79 p. ; 22 cm)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
disc 1. 1. Hippocrates and the origins of Western medicine ; 2. The paradox of Galen ; 3. Vesalius and the Renaissance of medicine ; 4. Harvey, discoverer of the circulation ; 5. Morgagni and the anatomy of disease ; 6. Hunter, the surgeon as scientist -- disc 2. 7. Laennec and the invention of the stethoscope ; 8. Morton and the origins of anesthesia ; 9. Virchow and the cellular origins of disease ; 10. Lister and the germ theory ; 11. Halsted and the American medical education ; 12. Taussig and the development of cardiac surgery
Control code
1601981
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (180 min. each)
Governing access note
Restricted to home use or face to face teaching
Isbn
9781598030303
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
8128
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1601981
  • (OCoLC)61233044
  • (OCoLC)61233044
System details
DVD, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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