Walter Ledermann

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint [Laveran, Marchiafava and paludism]
    Walter Ledermann D
    Rev Chilena Infectol 25:216-21. 2008
  2. doi request reprint [Some remarks on the evolution of medical language across the times]
    Walter Ledermann D
    Laboratorio de Microbiologia, Hospital Luis Calvo MackennaSantiago, Chile
    Rev Chilena Infectol 28:81-4. 2011
  3. doi request reprint [Literature memories about diphtheria: Mark Twain, W.G. Sebald and Stendhal syndrome]
    Walter Ledermann
    Hospital Luis Calvo Mackenna, Chile
    Rev Chilena Infectol 30:98-102. 2013
  4. doi request reprint [Alferecía and the first cases of tetanus neonaturum described in Chile in 1894]
    Walter Ledermann D
    Rev Chilena Infectol 28:599-602. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint [Simon Bolivar and the cantharides]
    Walter Ledermann D
    Rev Chilena Infectol 24:409-12. 2007
  6. doi request reprint [Darwin and bacteria]
    Walter Ledermann D
    Laboratorio de Microbiologia, Hospital Luis Calvo Mackenna, Santiago, Chile
    Rev Chilena Infectol 26:60-5. 2009
  7. doi request reprint [Ethics and research in the history of malaria]
    Walter Ledermann
    Laboratorio de Microbiologia, Hospital Luis Calvo Mackenna, Santiago de Chile
    Rev Chilena Infectol 26:466-71. 2009
  8. doi request reprint [Were there infection disease specialists in Ancient Rome?]
    Walter Ledermann D
    Rev Chilena Infectol 27:165-9. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint [Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Sherlock Holmes and infectious diseases]
    Walter Ledermann D
    Hospital Luis Calvo Mackenna, Santiago Chile
    Rev Chilena Infectol 27:429-34. 2010
  10. doi request reprint [Report of four clinical cases of Hafnia alvei bacteremia in a pediatric cardiac surgery unit]
    Claudia Moreno
    Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Rev Chilena Infectol 27:40-4. 2010

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Publications12

  1. doi request reprint [Laveran, Marchiafava and paludism]
    Walter Ledermann D
    Rev Chilena Infectol 25:216-21. 2008
    ..From the classic textbook of Laveran Du paludisme et de son hématozoaire, published in 1891, the history of this discovery is revised in the author's words...
  2. doi request reprint [Some remarks on the evolution of medical language across the times]
    Walter Ledermann D
    Laboratorio de Microbiologia, Hospital Luis Calvo MackennaSantiago, Chile
    Rev Chilena Infectol 28:81-4. 2011
    ....
  3. doi request reprint [Literature memories about diphtheria: Mark Twain, W.G. Sebald and Stendhal syndrome]
    Walter Ledermann
    Hospital Luis Calvo Mackenna, Chile
    Rev Chilena Infectol 30:98-102. 2013
    ..They included manual removal of the pseudo membranes, maneuver that led Marañón to misinterpret a painting by Goya on a scene of "Lazarillo de Tormes"...
  4. doi request reprint [Alferecía and the first cases of tetanus neonaturum described in Chile in 1894]
    Walter Ledermann D
    Rev Chilena Infectol 28:599-602. 2011
    ..At this time, tetanus had never been seen in a newborn in Chile, while it was very common in other South American countries; its popular name was alferecía, but this term covered many other neurological disorders...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Simon Bolivar and the cantharides]
    Walter Ledermann D
    Rev Chilena Infectol 24:409-12. 2007
    ..Cantharidin has severe adverse effects and was for sure the origin of great suffering for many unfortunate patients in the past...
  6. doi request reprint [Darwin and bacteria]
    Walter Ledermann D
    Laboratorio de Microbiologia, Hospital Luis Calvo Mackenna, Santiago, Chile
    Rev Chilena Infectol 26:60-5. 2009
    ..Darwin himself could suffer the sickness of Chagas, whose etiological agent has a similar level to bacteria in the scale of evolution...
  7. doi request reprint [Ethics and research in the history of malaria]
    Walter Ledermann
    Laboratorio de Microbiologia, Hospital Luis Calvo Mackenna, Santiago de Chile
    Rev Chilena Infectol 26:466-71. 2009
    ....
  8. doi request reprint [Were there infection disease specialists in Ancient Rome?]
    Walter Ledermann D
    Rev Chilena Infectol 27:165-9. 2010
    ..4 km of an underground net. This system released 947,200 m(3) of water per day, two thirds of which were for public use and one third for private customers...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Sherlock Holmes and infectious diseases]
    Walter Ledermann D
    Hospital Luis Calvo Mackenna, Santiago Chile
    Rev Chilena Infectol 27:429-34. 2010
    ..and he just couldn't see it...
  10. doi request reprint [Report of four clinical cases of Hafnia alvei bacteremia in a pediatric cardiac surgery unit]
    Claudia Moreno
    Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Rev Chilena Infectol 27:40-4. 2010
    ..It occasionally behaves as an opportunistic pathogen in humans, causing intestinal and respiratory infection and sepsis. It rarely causes bacteremia, usually of unknown focus...
  11. doi request reprint [Historical note: in homage to Lister]
    Walter Ledermann D
    Laboratorio de Microbiologia, Hospital Luis Calvo Mackenna, Santiago, Chile
    Rev Chilena Infectol 25:351-6. 2008
    ..We also review a brief history of the life of the great researcher Lister, whose profound human qualities are described...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Granulomatous amoebic meningoencephalitis by Balamuthia mandrillaris: case report and literature review]
    Mónica Cuevas P
    Unidad de Lactantes y Nutrición, Servicio de Pediatria, Hospital Luis Calvo Mackenna, Chile
    Rev Chilena Infectol 23:237-42. 2006
    ..mandrillaris cysts and trophozoites. Balamuthia mandrillaris infection should be considered in the differential diagnosis of a patient with chronic granulomatous disease with neurologic symptoms...