Svend Norn

Summary

Affiliation: University of Copenhagen
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Mercury--a major agent in the history of medicine and alchemy]
    Svend Norn
    Dan Medicinhist Arbog 36:21-40. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint [History of gold--with danish contribution to tuberculosis and rheumatoid arthritis]
    Svend Norn
    Dan Medicinhist Arbog 39:59-80. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint [From willow bark to acetylsalicylic acid]
    Svend Norn
    Farmakologisk afdeling, H Lundbeck and Co
    Dan Medicinhist Arbog 37:79-98. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint [Ambroise Paré (1510-90)--and features of the history of surgery]
    Svend Norn
    Dan Medicinhist Arbog 38:46-62. 2010

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Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint [Mercury--a major agent in the history of medicine and alchemy]
    Svend Norn
    Dan Medicinhist Arbog 36:21-40. 2008
    ..Today the problems are solved by sterilization and aseptic conditions. Penicillin appeared in the 1940s and chlorothiazide in 1957 and new effective agents have taken over in the treatment of diseases with mercurials...
  2. ncbi request reprint [History of gold--with danish contribution to tuberculosis and rheumatoid arthritis]
    Svend Norn
    Dan Medicinhist Arbog 39:59-80. 2011
    ..However a new future for gold, in the form of nanoparticles, appears on the horizon, especially in the imaging, diagnostics and therapies of cancer...
  3. ncbi request reprint [From willow bark to acetylsalicylic acid]
    Svend Norn
    Farmakologisk afdeling, H Lundbeck and Co
    Dan Medicinhist Arbog 37:79-98. 2009
    ..Witthauer and J. Wohlgemuth, and the mechanism of action was explained in 1971 by John Vane. Today the antithrombotic effect of acetylsalicylic acid and new aspects of ongoing research demonstrates a still living drug...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Ambroise Paré (1510-90)--and features of the history of surgery]
    Svend Norn
    Dan Medicinhist Arbog 38:46-62. 2010
    ..Paré became the founder of modern surgery, a restorative process that heals the body with minimal suffering...