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Fellowship of Surgeons: A history of the American College of Surgeons
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Fellowship of Surgeons: A history of the American College of Surgeons

By Davis, Loyal

American College of Surgeons, 1973. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. 533p. The story of the American College of Surgeons is that of the development and progress of surgery in America.

$14.00

Head Cases: Stories of Brain Injury and Its Aftermath
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Head Cases: Stories of Brain Injury and Its Aftermath

By Mason, Michael Paul

Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2008. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Unmarked. Unclipped dust jacket. Introduces survivors of brain injuries as they struggle to map and make sense of the new worlds they inhabit. Index. Notes and Sources. 310p. Measures 5.5x8.5 inches.

$12.00

Illustration of Acupuncture Point
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Illustration of Acupuncture Point

By Kinoshita, Karuto

Ido No Nippon-Sha, 1970. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. Diagrams. 48p. Measures 5.75x8.25 inches. Covers Meridian Points and locations. Standard Measurements. Index. Text in English and Japanese.

$12.00

British Hospitals (Britain in Pictures)
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British Hospitals (Britain in Pictures)

By Ives, A. G. L

London: Collins, 1948. Hardcover. Good/fair. Unmarked. Dust jacket torn in half at spine. 4 color plates and 26 illustrations in black and white. 50p. Measures 6.5x9 inches. This story of British Hospitals begins in the Middle Ages and ends in the middle of the 20th century.

$12.00

Betrayal of Trust: The Collapse of Global Public Health
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Betrayal of Trust: The Collapse of Global Public Health

By Garrett, Laurie

Hyperion Books, 2000. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. Named one of the Best Books of 1994, Garrett takes us to India, where she meticulously examines the course of the country's pneumonic plague; to Zaire, where the Ebola virus is still largely unchecked; and to Russia, where bad policy and a collapsing society have made for staggering setbacks in all areas of health. Garrett also exposes the ungoverned world of biological terrorism. 754p.

$12.00

Interferons: Their Impact in Biology and Medicine (Oxford Medical Publications)
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Interferons: Their Impact in Biology and Medicine (Oxford Medical Publications)

By Taylor-Papadmitriou, Joyce (editor)

Oxford University Press, 1985. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Since the development of techniques for cloning human interferons in bacteria, research in this area has greatly increased. This volume surveys late twentieth century research on interferons and emphasizes its relevance to biology and medicine, thus encouraging laboratory and clinical investigators to see their work in a wider perspective. The contributors, all eminent researchers from Europe and North America, consider a broad range of topics, from the analysis of interferon genes to the effect of interferons on both infectious and malignant diseases. Contributors include R. Dijkmans and A. Billau, M. Riordan and P. Pitha-Rowe, G.M. Scott, F.R. Balkwill and others. References. Index. 148p.

$12.00

The Body in Question
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The Body in Question

By Miller, Jonathan

Random House, 1978. Hardcover. Good/good. Unmarked text. Piece missing on back of clipped dust jacket. Previous owner's name on half title page. Well illustrated overview of the development of modern biology and modern medicine based on a 13-part BBC television series. Index. Bibliography. 352p. Jonathan Miller (b. 1934) trained in medicine, specialising in neurology. He is now known as an English theatre and opera director, actor, author, television presenter, humourist, as well as a medical doctor.

$12.00

Doctors: The Biography of Medicine
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Doctors: The Biography of Medicine

By Nuland, Sherwin

Vintage, 1989. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. 520p. Index. Includes Hippocrates, Andreas Vesalius, John Hunter, William Harvey, Helen Taussig, and others.

$12.00

Journal of the History of the Neurosciences (Vol 12, No 4, December 2003)
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Journal of the History of the Neurosciences (Vol 12, No 4, December 2003)

By Finger, S; Koehler, PJ (editors)

Swets and Zeitlinger, 2003. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. Illustrated. pp339-451. "Edward Tyso's 1680 Account of the Porpess: Brain and its Place in the History of Comparative Neurology" by Lawrence Kruger, "Thomas Willis's Practice of Paediatric Neurology and Neurodisability" by A.N. Williams, "Feud and Fable: The Sherrington-Horsley Polemic ad the Delayed Publications" by Joel A. Vilensky, James L. Stone, and Sid Gilman, and more

$25.00

Egyptian Medicine (Shire Egyptology)
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Egyptian Medicine (Shire Egyptology)

By Reeves, Carole

Shire Egyptology, 1992. Paperback. Good. Unmarked. Label on back cover. 63 illustrations, including maps, reproductions, and photographs. This book offers a concise history of the development and practice of Egyptian medicine and its related subjects. 72p. Index. Glossary of medical terms. Bibliography.

$12.00

Journal of the History of the Neurosciences (Vol 11, No 2, June 2002)
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Journal of the History of the Neurosciences (Vol 11, No 2, June 2002)

By Finger, S; Koehler, PJ (editors)

Swets and Zeitlinger, 2002. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. Illustrated. pp105-212. Includes Caelius Aurelianus and Hydrotherapy, Julien Offray de la Mettrie, Armand Trousseau's contributions to Neurology, Helmholtz and Muller, 19th century Neuroscience, and more.

$25.00

Journal of the History of the Neurosciences ( Vol 14, No 3, September 2005)
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Journal of the History of the Neurosciences ( Vol 14, No 3, September 2005)

By Finger, S; Koehler, PJ (editor)

Swets and Zeitlinger, 2005. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. Illustrated. Includes "Continuity and Discontinuity in the Historical Development of Modern Psychopharmacology" by Alan A. Baumeister and Mike F. Hawkins, "Titus's Tinnitus" by Bernard Dan, "Origins of Molecular Neurobiology: The Role of Physicists" by C.U.M Smith, and more. pp195-280.

$30.00

Silent Myocardial Ischemia (Cardiology Clinics, 4:4)
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Silent Myocardial Ischemia (Cardiology Clinics, 4:4)

By Pepine, Carl J. (Guest editor)

W. B. Saunders Co, 1986. Hardcover. Good. Unmarked text. Previous owner's name on front end page. Some nicks and paint spots on boards. pp577-763. Cumulative index 1986. November 1986 issue of Cardiology Clinics. Guest editor: Carl J. Pepine. Contributors include Edward J. Brown, Jr., C. Richard Conti, Stephen P. Glasser, L. David Hillis, Andrew P. Selwyn, Elizabeth Nabel, and more. Topics include the scope of the problem, prognostic implications, etc.

$44.00

Inside Information: Imaging the Human Body
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Inside Information: Imaging the Human Body

By Ewing, William A

Fireside, 1996. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. More than 100 full-color images created by magnetic resonance imaging, gamma camera scans, and endoscopic photography are presented here for the lay reader along with text that explains the photographic processes and the images of the human body. 128p. Index. Glossary

$12.00

The Rural Hospital: Its Structure and Organization
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The Rural Hospital: Its Structure and Organization

By Bridgman, R. F

Geneva: World Health Organization, 1955. Hardcover. Very Good/good. Unmarked text. Stamped "Stanford Research Institute" on edge. No. 21 in the World Health Organization monograph series. 21 figures. A study on mid-20th century rural hospital facilities. 162p

$12.00

Journal of the History of the Neurosciences (Vol 13, No. 2, June 2004)
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Journal of the History of the Neurosciences (Vol 13, No. 2, June 2004)

By Finger, S; Koehler, PJ (editor)

Swets and Zeitlinger, 2004. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. Features articles on Alexander the Great that relate to his health, his injuries, and his death. Illustrated. pp129-193.

$25.00

Some Frontiers in Biochemistry, Lectures Presented at the Scientific Seminar of the Squibb Institute for Medical Research, October 10, 1963
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Some Frontiers in Biochemistry, Lectures Presented at the Scientific Seminar of the Squibb Institute for Medical Research, October 10, 1963

By Wintersteiner, O.P. (editor)

New York: Olin Mathieson Chemical Corp. for The Squibb Institute for Medical Research, 1964. Hardcover. Very Good. Unmarked text. Illustrated. 66p. Introduction by Dr. Oskar P. Wintersteiner. "Cancer and the Adrenal" by Prof. Charles P. Huggins. "Enzymes and Medicine" by Dr. Osamu Hayaishi. "Studies in Growth" by Dr. Albert Szent-Gyorgyi. Measures 5.25x8.75 inches.

$24.00

About Sleep: Nature's Healing Balm
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About Sleep: Nature's Healing Balm

By Duncan, A. H

Thorsons, 1964. Paperback. Good. Unmarked text. Covers what is sleep, why we sleep, sleep-walking, how to induce sleep, etc. 62p. Title in the "About" Series. World Health Center price tag inside cover. Loose sheet on insomnia folded in the book.

$14.00

Journal of the History of the Neurosciences (Vol 13, No. 3, September 2004)
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Journal of the History of the Neurosciences (Vol 13, No. 3, September 2004)

By Finger, S; Koehler, PJ (editor)

Swets and Zeitlinger, 2004. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. Includes Lawrence Kruger on Samuel Collins' 1685 illustrated comparative anatomy of the brain, B. Holdorff on the founding years of clinical neurology in Berlin until 1933, Hannah S. Decker on Emil Kraepelin, Alan A. Baumeister and Mike F. Hawinks on the serotonin hypothesis of schizophrenia, and more. Illustrated. pp195-295.

$25.00

Journal of the History of the Neurosciences (Vol 13, No. 4, December 2004)
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Journal of the History of the Neurosciences (Vol 13, No. 4, December 2004)

By Finger, S; Koehler, PJ (editor)

Swets and Zeitlinger, 2004. Paperback. Good. Unmarked text. Bumped spine. Illustrated. Includes "Localisation and William Macwen's Early Brain surgery, Part I" by Malcolm Macmillan, "Mitchell's Influence on European Studies of Peripheral Nerve Injuries During World War I" by Peter J. Koehler and Douglas J. Lanska, "Illnesses of the Brain in John Quincy Adams" by George Paulson, "A Brief Exploration of Neurological Art History" by Appenzeller, Amm, and Jones, and more. pp297-386

$25.00

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