- Medicine and the artist
Age Ageing 37:4-5. 2008
- Medical conditions in works of art
North Central Thames Foundation School, UK
Br J Hosp Med (Lond) 69:91-4. 2008
..This article reviews some paintings suggesting underlying medical diagnoses under specialty-based headings...
- Obesity in art: a brief overview
Department of Endocrinology, Barts and The London, Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of London, London, UK
Front Horm Res 36:271-86. 2008
- Relicts of dancing mania: the dancing procession of Echternach
Neurology Department, University of Kiel, Niemannsweg
Neurology 53:2169-72. 1999
..This view is supported by the religious motivation behind the present-day Dancing Procession in Echternach, a ritual with mixed pagan-Christian origins related to Saint Vitus' dance...
- [Andalusian shelters and hospitals. From Granada over Córdoba to Seville ]
Axel Hinrich Murken
Hist Hosp 24:211-24. 2004
- Gin Lane: did Hogarth know about fetal alcohol syndrome?
E L Abel
Department of Obstetrics, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, USA
Alcohol Alcohol 36:131-4. 2001
..The birth of weak and sickly children, and the high infant mortality rates associated with this period, long preceded the 'gin epidemic' and were primarily due to disease, starvation, exposure, and deliberate infanticide...
- [Melancholy in artistic diversity and expression]
MMW Fortschr Med 148:64. 2006
- The pipes of pan
David J Chalif
Department of Neurosurgery, New York University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
Neurosurgery 55:1437-40; discussion 1440. 2004
..The Pipes of Pan now hangs in the Musee Picasso in Paris...
- A brief exploration of neurological art history
NMHEMC Research Foundation, Albuquerque, NM 87122 1424, USA
J Hist Neurosci 13:345-50. 2004
..We consider the art pieces examined here also pertinent to art historians, as they assess the role of art in documenting history...
- [Edvard Munch's entoptic bird]
Laboratoire de la vision des couleurs, Centre Hospitalier National d Ophtalmologie des Quinze Vingts, Paris
Rev Prat 57:807-9. 2007
- Skin abnormalities in the National Portrait Gallery
R M Strauss
Department of Dermatology, Leeds General Infirmary, Great George Street, Leeds LS1 3EX, UK
J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 18:566-8. 2004
..This exercise however, reflects a subjective interpretation of the different artists's perceptions of their models' physical appearances...
- [The history of the flea in art and literature]
R Roncalli Amici
American Association of Veterinary Parasitologists, USA
Parassitologia 46:15-8. 2004
- History of the spinal cord localization
Departments of Neurosurgery, Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
Neurosurg Focus 16:E15. 2004
..Perhaps the next century will provide the answers to today's questions about spinal cord localization...
- Medicine in art. Looking at "The Doctor"
Henry N Claman
University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, 4627 School of Medicine Building, 4200 East Ninth Avenue, B164, Denver, Colorado 80262, USA
Pharos Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Med Soc 67:34-7. 2004
- The enigma of pain
Br Dent J 196:502-3. 2004
..Arveen Bajaj speaks to the exhibition's curator, Javier Moscoso, about the themes, ideas and insights behind the exhibition...
- Lives of the artists: differences in longevity between old master sculptors and painters
University of Georgia, College of Pharmacy, Athens, GA 30602, USA
Age Ageing 37:102-4. 2008
- Disease of distinction
Stephan A Schwartz
The Rhine Research Center, Virginia Beach, Virginia 23451, USA
Explore (NY) 2:515-9. 2006
..American research conducted in the 1960s found that corporate executives, just like their English gentry, or Roman senatorial predecessors, had higher urate concentrations than their blue-collar employees...
- Gunther von Hagens and Body Worlds part 2: The anatomist as priest and prophet
Charleen M Moore
Department of Cellular and Structural Biology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, USA
Anat Rec B New Anat 277:14-20. 2004
- Captive of art, not disease. Paul Klee and his illness, scleroderma
Richard M Silver
Division of Rheumatology and Immunology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
Pharos Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Med Soc 71:16-24. 2008
- Anxiety (Angst)
James C Harris
Arch Gen Psychiatry 61:15-6. 2004
- [Forbidden anatomy]
Avdeling for anatomi, Institutt for medisinske basalfag, Universitetet i Oslo, Postboks 1105 Blindern, 0317 Oslo
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 124:3242-4. 2004
..Two men, William Burke and William Hare, became particularly notorious because of their "business" with the celebrated anatomist Robert Knox in Edinburgh...
- Botticelli and the Babinski sign
Concezio Di Rocco
Istituto di Neurochirurgia, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Largo A Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
Childs Nerv Syst 22:1061-2. 2006
- [History of Swedish general practice]
Per G Swartling
Lakartidningen 103:1950-3. 2006
- The art of hand surgery
Paul R Manske
J Hand Surg Am 31:881. 2006
- Medical miracles and the longue durée
Hannah Chair in the History of Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario K7 L 3N6, Canada
Hist Philos Life Sci 27:81-99. 2005
- [The sick person in art]
Schülerin der Gesundheits und Krankenpflegeschule der Klinikum Mittelbaden gGmbH, Baden Baden
Kinderkrankenschwester 25:465-73. 2006
- Ophthalmology and art: simulation of Monet's cataracts and Degas' retinal disease
Michael F Marmor
Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 5308, USA
Arch Ophthalmol 124:1764-9. 2006
- [Artistic representation of disease, injury and disability]
Orv Hetil 147:2139-44. 2006
- More about Fildes
Loren A Rolak
Pharos Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Med Soc 68:53-4. 2005
- The auricle in the visual arts
ENT Department, University Hospital Ulm, Ulm, Germany
Facial Plast Surg 20:251-66. 2004
- The figures in El Greco's paintings have signs of Marfan's syndrome
Kardiol Pol 64:1214-20; discussion 1221-2. 2006
..In this article, the hypothesis that figures in El Greco paintings have signs od Marfan's syndrome, is presented...
- [A cultural history of tuberculosis]
Graduate School of Languages and Cultures, Nagoya University, Aichi, Japan
Kekkaku 79:655-8. 2004
..In the second stage consumption, TB was thought to be responsible for the patients' beauty and creativity. This kind of romanticization can be seen both in the West and East, not only in literature but also in paintings...
- [Diprosopus triophthalmus. From ancient terracotta sculptures to spiral computer tomographic reconstruction]
Abteilung fur Radiologie und Nuklearmedizin, Klinikum Traunstein
HNO 53:223-9. 2005
..Our modern spiral computer tomography confirms the ability of our ancestors to depict diprosopia triophthalmica in paintings and sculptures with a high level of natural precision...
- Mother and child care in art
Emery Alan E H
Green College, Oxford
Clin Med 7:85. 2007
- Charcot revisited: the case of Bruegel's chorea
Department of Neurology, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Avenue Hippocrate 10, B 1200 Brussels, Belgium
Arch Neurol 62:155-61. 2005
..Beyond any specific diagnosis, Bruegel's work remains universal, giving a unique and compelling picture of human suffering and of the plight of devoted caregivers...
- Fish bile and cautery: trachoma treatment in art
Horton A Johnson
Three Lincoln Center 47C, New York, NY 10023 6566, USA
J R Soc Med 98:30-2. 2005
- [Saint Lucia in pictures]
J J Barbón García
Hospital San Agustín de Avilés, Asturias
Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 78:689-92. 2003
- Further early historical evidence of Down syndrome
O Conor Ward
Am J Med Genet A 126:220. 2004
- Visible signs of illness from the 14th to the 20th century: systematic review of portraits
Chemical Laboratory, Inselspital, University of Berne, CH 3010 Berne, Switzerland
BMJ 325:1499. 2002
- [To picture pregnancy and birth--is it allowed?]
Lakartidningen 99:3316-9. 2002
- Michelangelo and medicine
Roland M Strauss
Department of Dermatology, Leeds General Infirmary, Great George Street, Leeds LS1 3EX, UK
J R Soc Med 95:514-5. 2002
- [Medical reflections on the Cranach altar in the St. Wolfgang church at Schneeberg/Saxony]
Hautarzt 53:622-4. 2002
..For iconographical reasons and because of the very early time of its creation around 1530, the deliberate representation of such a diagnosis, at least for Schneeberg, seems doubtful...
- Arthropathy in art and the history of pain management--through the centuries to cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitors
Erasmus University Hospital, University of Brussels, 808 Route de Lennik, B 1070 Brussels, Belgium
Rheumatology (Oxford) 41:28-34. 2002
- ["No onion without a fire". The onion hangs on in both the art and the medicine--neither its medical or symbolic power have been lost during the course of centuries]
Gastronomiska akademin, Stockholm
Lakartidningen 99:1091. 2002
- The surgeon's art
H David Crombie
Hartford Hospital and Connecticut Surgical Group PC, 85 Seymour St, Hartford, CT 06106, USA
Arch Surg 137:390-6. 2002
- Great moments in pharmacy: development of the Robert Thom series depicting pharmacy's history
George B Griffenhagen
American Institute of the History, American Pharmaceutical Association, Washington, DC, USA
J Am Pharm Assoc (Wash) 42:170-82. 2002
- [Old European "ars moriendi" (the art of dying) as a challenge for our approach to death and dying]
Praxis (Bern 1994) 90:2144-51. 2001
..Ars moriendi was cultivated as a means of consciously preparing for death. In modern times, constant thoughts of death are no longer considered as necessary for leading a responsible life...
- [Pain--life's dreaded companion. Cultural history of algology and the most important achievements]
Kardiologiska kliniken, Sahlgrenska Universitetssjukhuset, Goteborg
Lakartidningen 98:1642-6. 2001
..Despite a number of important discoveries and a much improved knowledge in basic science pain is still the dreaded companion of mankind...
- [Sacer ignis, quam pustulam vocant pastores: anthrax--cultural historical traces of a zoonosis]
Clinica veterinaria alla Moesa, Grono
Schweiz Arch Tierheilkd 145:7-16. 2003
..The crucial term is "Sacer Ignis", synonymous for several different human and animal diseases through time. This term will be analysed in terms of linguistic origin and the changes in meaning it acquired throughout the centuries...
- [Human reproduction in fine arts]
Cegléd, Törteli út 1 3 2700
Orv Hetil 149:173-84. 2008
- ["Transforming poetry into reality"--figures in the legends of antiquity in modern medicine]
Institut fur Geschichte und Ethik der Medizin, Universitat zu Koln, Cologne
Dtsch Med Wochenschr 128:2698-706. 2003
- [Depiction of pathological breasts in the fine arts]
Orv Hetil 144:1499-502. 2003
- Otorhinolaryngological aspects of handicapped children in visual arts
Ulm University Hospital, Mozartstrasse 22 1, Ulm D 89075, Germany
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 67:S21-52. 2003
- Physicians as painters
Department of Rehabilitation, Reuth Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
Isr Med Assoc J 5:681-4. 2003
- Neurohistory and the arts. Was Kandinsky a synesthete?
Diatrope Institute, 2161 Shattuck Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94704 1313, USA
J Hist Neurosci 12:223-6. 2003
- [Gustav Klimt, Danae and "the golden shower"]
Jarl S Torgerson
Hälso och sjukvårdsavdelningen, Goteborg
Lakartidningen 105:2503-5. 2008
- The obsession of envy (Monomanie de l'envie)
James C Harris
Arch Gen Psychiatry 60:764. 2003
- [Lars Hertervig and Edvard Munch. Two Norwegian artists balancing between sanity and madness]
Lakartidningen 100:1644-7. 2003
- [Helen of Troy and medicine, a picture of the "Salle des Actes"]
Faculte de Medecine et de Pharmacie, 22 Boulevard Gambetta, 76183 Rouen, Cedex 1
Rev Hist Pharm (Paris) 60:7-16. 2012
..This study points out the importance of mythology so far as origins of Pharmacy are concerned...
- Pediatric diseases in Juan Carreño de Miranda's paintings
Juan F Martínez-Lage
Regional Service of Neurosurgery, Virgen de la Arrixaca University Hospital, 30120 El Palmar, Murcia, Spain
Childs Nerv Syst 28:181-4. 2012
..We briefly illustrate the significance of Carreño's paintings that portray some of these diseases. Two of his best-known works constitute an artistic representation of childhood obesity...
- [Empathetic doctor or hard-boiled professional--the physician in art]
Mia Hemborg Kristiansson
Lakartidningen 103:3393-6. 2006
- ["It is a gift given to me"]
Krankenpfl Soins Infirm 99:51. 2006
- "Uncle Sam needs you" or does he? Intellectual disabilities and lessons from the "great wars"
J David Smith
Department of Specialized Education Services, School of Education, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, NC 27402, USA
Ment Retard 44:433-7. 2006
- Neuroradiology and art: a review and personal contribution
Institute of Anatomy, University School of Medicine, Belgrade, Serbia
Tohoku J Exp Med 222:297-302. 2010
..In conclusion, thanks to the esthetics of some radiological images and the valuable creations of certain artists, neuroradiology has become an important field of contemporary art...
- Alexandra Reinhardt 1960-2004. River and Red Butterfly -- psychiatry in pictures
Br J Psychiatry 192:332. 2008
- Gustave Dore's Ogre
Thomas A McLoughlin
J R Soc Med 99:546-7. 2006
- Re "Gout, an American Revolutionary War statesman, and the Tower of London"
Christopher M Papa
Pharos Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Med Soc 71:49-50. 2008
- The cure of folly or The operation for the stone by Hieronymus Bosch (C. 1450-1516)
Neurosurgery 59:935-7. 2006
- [From alcohol to liquid ecstasy (GHB)--a survey of old and modern knockout agents. Part 1: historic and classic knockout agents]
Institut für Rechtsmedizin der Universität Giessen
Arch Kriminol 228:89-95. 2011
..Diethyl ether and chloroform are among the classical knockout substances. Although they have meanwhile been replaced by modern sedatives and hypnotics, their use is still observed in isolated cases...
- Mother and child care in art
Alan E H Emery
Green College, Oxford
Clin Med 6:403. 2006
- The thyroid gland in works of famous old anatomists and great artists
Surgical Clinic, Nikola Spasić, University Medical Center Zvezdara, Dimitrija Tucovića Street 161, 11000 Belgrade, Serbia
Langenbecks Arch Surg 395:973-85. 2010
..The aim of this work is to bring out the thyroid gland in works of famous old anatomists and great artists, without valorization of its precisions and exactitudes...
- Arthritis in the Durer family
George M Weisz
School of History and Philosophy, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales
Wien Klin Wochenschr 119:553-6. 2007
..One such case is the arthritis identifiable in three out of four artists in the Durer family, visible in paintings or engravings of the early 16-th century...
- Anatomy, technology, art, and culture: toward a realistic perspective of the brain
Daniel D Cavalcanti
Division of Neurological Surgery, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
Neurosurg Focus 27:E2. 2009
- The diagnosis of art: Caravaggio's jaundiced Bacchus
Jeffrey K Aronson
Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Radcliffe Infirmary, Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HE, UK
J R Soc Med 100:429-30. 2007
- Thomas Beddoes and the German psychological tradition
Department of English Language and Literature, King s College London, Strand, London WC2R 2LS, UK
Notes Rec R Soc Lond 63:311-21. 2009
..Conolly, J. C. Bucknill and H. Maudsley...
- Who is Dürer's "Syphilitic Man"?
Colin T Eisler
NewYork University Institute of Fine Arts, 1 East 78th Street, NewYork, NY 10075, USA
Perspect Biol Med 52:48-60. 2009
..The young Dürer had ample opportunity to study such mercenaries during his journeyman years in present-day Switzerland and Strasbourg, since most of them came from precisely the same impoverished territories...
- Heterosexual anal sexuality and anal sex behaviors: a review
Kimberly R McBride
Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
J Sex Res 47:123-36. 2010
..This article reviews existing data on a range of heterosexual anal sex practices and provides conceptual and methodological recommendations for new research...
- Oslerians and the Rolls Park portrait of William Harvey
D J Canale
J Med Biogr 15:78. 2007
- Mind on Canvas: anatomy, signs and neurosurgery in art
North West London Hospitals NHS Trust, Department of Neurosurgery, Kings College Hospital, London, UK
Br J Neurosurg 22:1-12. 2008
..We aim to highlight the existence of neurosurgical themes within paintings and drawings from different eras...
- [Fragments and body unity: questions and artistic opinions of neoclassical and realist painters in France in the first half of the 19th century]
Jean Pierre Blay
Stadion (Koln) 28:155-71. 2002
- Contemporary art and Hanna Segal's thinking on aesthetics
Int J Psychoanal 91:163-81. 2010
- Darwin's unsolved problem: the place of consciousness in an evolutionary world
C U M Smith
Vision Sciences, Aston University, Birmingham B4 7ET, UK
J Hist Neurosci 19:105-20. 2010
..They also provide an opportunity to emphasize Darwin's lifelong interest in the relationships between mind, brain, and behavior...
- "The rainbow at the edge of the shadow of the egg"
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
Emerg Infect Dis 14:1339-40. 2008
- Medicine and the arts. Two allegories of love by Agnolo di Cosimo di Mariano "Bronzino" and Bartels, et al. Commentary
Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, London, United Kingdom
Acad Med 82:1108-9. 2007
- Signs of love, not a love potion
University of Oxford, Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford OX2 6HE
BMJ 327:1471-2. 2003
- Treatment in art. The Death of Chatterton by Henry Wallis
Alan E H Emery
Clin Med 3:373. 2003
- Paul Klee in the Wizard's Kitchen
Marta Schneider Brody
1734 Fillmore Street, 6, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
Psychoanal Rev 91:395-422. 2004
- [Posters reflect also history of medicine]
Lakartidningen 101:4035. 2004
- [The still frustrating mysterious gallstone. A century of gallstone disease in Lakartidningen]
Landstingens ömsesidiga försäkringsbolag
Lakartidningen 101:4238-41. 2004
- Art and history: a large research avenue for rheumatologists
Division of Rheumatology, Erasmus University Hospital, 808 Route de Lennik, B 1070 Brussels, Belgium
Rheumatology (Oxford) 43:803-5. 2004
- The metamorphosis of Narcissus
James C Harris
Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:124-5. 2005
- Velázquez and the representation of dignity
Centre for Applied Ethics, University of Wales Cardiff, P O Box 94, Cardiff CF10 3XB, UK
Med Health Care Philos 6:111-21. 2003
..In conclusion, it is suggested that the conceptualisation and representation of the elderly today finds effective exemplars in Velázquez' portraits of court dwarfs, rather than in his portraits of the elderly...
- [From asklepieia to monasteries: the places of medical art in Antiquity]
Sezione di Storia della Medicina, Dipartimento di Medicina Sperimentale e Pathologia, Vaile dell Università, Roma I
Med Secoli 14:21-37. 2002
..The article tries to describe the evolution of social welfare assistance from the Roman Valitudinaria to the monastic xenodochia and the first forms of Religious Hospitals...
- [Pharmacy as a means of propagating the Lutherian doctrine of justification]
Ber Wiss 26:157-82. 2003
..All pictures of this version avoid quoting Jesaja 55, 1, whereas all protestant pictures quote this verse from the Bible word-for-word...
- [Gerard de Lairesse. Born ugly, with hereditary lues?]
Nils Brage Nordlander
Lakartidningen 101:4133. 2004
- Pity, modernity and the spectacle of suffering
Department of Social Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough, Leicester, UK
J Palliat Care 20:179-84. 2004
..From this perspective, dignity is shown to be part of a collective response to a medicalized world in which ideas about illness and health are also being transformed...
- [Cosmetic surgery, certificates and the 'head-baker' of Eeclo]
J N Keeman
Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 147:2513-22. 2003
..One only has to open a modern newspaper to see that this phenomenon has not died out...
- [Medical figures in the opera]
Duodecim 119:2242-52. 2003
- [From the craftsman to the specialist physician. The professional rise of surgeons]
Departement of Social Studies of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec
Praxis (Bern 1994) 93:36-7. 2004
- Hitchcock's "Vertigo": the collapse of a rescue fantasy
Department of Psychology, University of Haifa
Int J Psychoanal 78:975-96. 1997
..A defensive emphasis on the pathology of artists and their work may alienate us from art, and blind us to ways in which we could learn from it personally and professionally...
- Representations of blindness in Picasso's Blue Period
James G Ravin
Section of Ophthalmology, Medical College of Ohio, 3000 Regency Court, Toledo, OH 43623, USA
Arch Ophthalmol 122:636-9. 2004