- 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
..Evidence was drawn from a variety of sources: oral testimony of pilgrims at feast day celebrations, ex voto paintings, and 160 miracle files in 67 canonization records of the Vatican Archives...
- [Rembrandt and tuberculosis]
Pneumologie 62:200-3. 2008
- Neuroanatomical correlates of aesthetic preference for paintings
Department of Psychology, York University, Toronto, Ontario, M3J 1P3 Canada
Neuroreport 15:893-7. 2004
A study was conducted to determine the neuroanatomical correlates of aesthetic preference for paintings using fMRI...
- Brain activity accompanying perception of implied motion in abstract paintings
Chai Youn Kim
Vanderbilt Vision Research Center, Center for Integrative and Cognitive Neuroscience, Department of Psychology, Vanderbilt University, 111 21st Ave S, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
Spat Vis 20:545-60. 2007
..We investigated whether implied motion in those paintings is associated with activation of motion-sensitive area MT+...
- Student feedback on the use of paintings in Sparshanam, the Medical Humanities module at KIST Medical College, Nepal
P Ravi Shankar
Department of Medical Education, KIST Medical College, Lalitpur, Nepal
BMC Med Educ 11:9. 2011
b>Paintings have been used in Medical Humanities modules in Nepal at Manipal College of Medical Sciences and KIST Medical College...
- Teaching professionalism artfully
Robin O Winter
JFK Family Medicine Residency, JFK Medical Center, Edison, NJ 08818, USA
Fam Med 38:169-71. 2006
- The influence of presentation format and viewer training in the visual arts on the perception of pictorial and aesthetic qualities of paintings
P J Locher
Department of Psychology, Montclair State University, Upper Montclair, NJ 07043, USA
Perception 30:449-65. 2001
The comparability of viewers' responses to slide-projected and computer-generated images of nine paintings by renowned artists to those obtained from individuals experiencing the originals in the galleries of the New York Metropolitan ..
- Identification of proteins in renaissance paintings by proteomics
, UMR CNRS 8009, , Modifications Post-traductionnelles et Glycobiologie, IFR 118, , 59655 Villeneuve d'Ascq Cedex, France
Anal Chem 78:1494-502. 2006
The presented work proposes a new methodology based on proteomics techniques to identify proteins in old art paintings. The main challenging tasks of this work were (i) to find appropriate conditions for extracting proteins from the ..
- Deepening compassion through the mirror of painting
Med Educ 40:462. 2006
- Visual thinking strategies: a new role for art in medical education
Jo Marie Reilly
Family Practice Residency Program, White Memorial Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
Fam Med 37:250-2. 2005
- Can psychiatrists recognize mental illness in paintings?
UPMC Health System Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Room 441, 3811 O Hara St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Am J Psychiatry 163:599. 2006
- Line spacing in Mondrian paintings and computer-generated modifications
Allen H Wolach
Institute of Psychology, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL 60616 3793, USA
J Gen Psychol 132:281-91. 2005
..The results are related to consistency of aesthetic judgments across participants, levels of processing, and apparent contrast effects...
- Ways of seeing: using the visual arts in nursing education
Rush University College of Nursing, Chicago, IL 60612 3832, USA
J Nurs Educ 49:672-6. 2010
..Qualitative evaluation measures from the students suggest this was an experience that broadened their understanding of patient encounters...
- [Art in undergraduate medical education]
Det medisinske fakultet, Universitetet i Oslo
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 123:2316-8. 2003
..During the last decades attempts have been made at integrating art in medical education. What should be the form, content and objectives of such teaching?..
- Aesthetic value of paintings affects pain thresholds
Marina de Tommaso
Neurological and Psychiatric Sciences Department, University of Bari, Policlinico, Piazza Giulio Cesare 11, 70124 Bari, Italy
Conscious Cogn 17:1152-62. 2008
..by laser in the absence of other external stimulation (baseline condition) and while looking at different paintings they had previously rated as beautiful, neutral or ugly...
- Health professionals' experience of paintings as a conversation instrument: a communication strategy at a nursing home in Sweden
Britt Maj Wikström
University College of Health Sciences, Jonkoping, Sweden
Appl Nurs Res 16:184-8. 2003
..Series of reproductions of paintings with varying themes such as playing children were used to bring forth a variety of topics to be discussed...
- The illness of Vincent van Gogh
Department of Psychiatry, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, 38105, USA
Am J Psychiatry 159:519-26. 2002
..The highlights of van Gogh's life and letters are reviewed and discussed in an effort toward better understanding of the complexity of his illness...
- The bacterial aetiology of rosy discoloration of ancient wall paintings
Department of Biology, University Roma Tre, Viale G Marconi 446 00146 Rome, Italy
Environ Microbiol 9:2894-902. 2007
The inventory of microorganisms responsible for biological deterioration of ancient paintings has become an integral part of restoration activities...
- Phylogenetic 16S rRNA analysis reveals the presence of complex and partly unknown bacterial communities in Tito Bustillo cave, Spain, and on its Palaeolithic paintings
Institut fur Mikrobiologie und Genetik, Universitat Wien, Dr Bohr Gasse 9, A 1030 Wien, Austria
Environ Microbiol 4:392-400. 2002
Tito Bustillo cave (Ribadesella, Spain) contains valuable Palaeolithic paintings, which date back 15 000-20 000 years. Since 1969, the cave has been open to the public...
- Palaeolithic paintings. Evolution of prehistoric cave art
Laboratoire des Sciences du Climat et de l Environnement, UMR CEA CNRS 1572, 91198 Gif sur Yvette Cedex, France
Nature 413:479. 2001
..Lascaux and Niaux near the Pyrenees, which date to the Magdalenian period (12,000-17,000 years ago), but paintings of comparable skill and complexity were created much earlier, some possibly more than 30,000 years ago...
- Detection of indigenous Halobacillus populations in damaged ancient wall paintings and building materials: molecular monitoring and cultivation
Institute of Microbiology and Genetics, University of Vienna, A 1030 Vienna, Austria
Appl Environ Microbiol 67:4891-5. 2001
..spore-forming bacteria have been isolated by conventional enrichment cultures from damaged medieval wall paintings and building materials...
- Digital image processing techniques for the detection and removal of cracks in digitized paintings
Department of Informatics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 54124 Thessaloniki, Greece
IEEE Trans Image Process 15:178-88. 2006
An integrated methodology for the detection and removal of cracks on digitized paintings is presented in this paper. The cracks are detected by thresholding the output of the morphological top-hat transform...
- Rubrobacter-related bacteria associated with rosy discolouration of masonry and lime wall paintings
Institute of Microbiology and Genetics, University of Vienna, Dr Bohr Gasse 9, 1030 Vienna, Austria
Arch Microbiol 176:347-54. 2001
..to analyse the correlation between bacterial colonisation and rosy discolouration of masonry and lime wall paintings of two historically important buildings in Austria and Germany...
- Adults' preferences for side-of-hold as portrayed in paintings of the Madonna and Child
Lauren Julius Harris
Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
Laterality 14:590-617. 2009
..for holding infants? As a first step to finding out, we showed 272 young adults (85 men, 187 women) 20 pairs of paintings of the Madonna and Child, the original on one side, its mirror-reversal on the other, and asked which one they ..
- Ocular pathology in The Parable of the Blind Leading the Blind and other paintings by Pieter Bruegel
Zeynel A Karcioglu
Tulane University Health Sciences Center, Department of Ophthalmology, New Orleans, 70112-2699, USA
Surv Ophthalmol 47:55-62. 2002
..The degree of realism he utilized in his paintings provided a great deal of information about life in the second half the 16th century...
- Identification of lipid binders in old oil paintings by separation of 4-bromomethyl-7-methoxycoumarin derivatives of fatty acids by liquid chromatography with fluorescence detection
J Peris Vicente
Department ofAnalytical Chemistry, University of Valencia, C/Dr Moliner 50, Burjasot, E-46100 Valencia, Spain
J Chromatogr A 1076:44-50. 2005
..The proposed method has been successfully applied to artistic samples from items of the cultural heritage of Valencia (Spain)...
- Virgibacillus carmonensis sp. nov., Virgibacillus necropolis sp. nov. and Virgibacillus picturae sp. nov., three novel species isolated from deteriorated mural paintings, transfer of the species of the genus salibacillus to Virgibacillus, as Virgibacillus
Vakgroep BFM WE10V, Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Universiteit Gent, K L Ledeganckstraat 35, B 9000 Gent, Belgium
Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 53:501-11. 2003
A group of 13 strains was isolated from samples of biofilm formation on the mural paintings of the Servilia tomb (necropolis of Carmona, Spain) and the Saint-Catherine chapel (castle at Herberstein, Austria)...
- More about Fildes
Loren A Rolak
Pharos Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Med Soc 68:53-4. 2005
- [The sick person in art]
Kinderkrankenschwester 25:465-73. 2006
- 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
- 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
- Further early historical evidence of Down syndrome
O Conor Ward
Am J Med Genet A 126:220. 2004
- 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
- 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.
- [Artistic representation of disease, injury and disability]
Orv Hetil 147:2139-44. 2006
- Mother and child care in art
Emery Alan E H
Green College, Oxford
Clin Med 7:85. 2007
- The Dean's Roll-Call
Department of Radiology, Mount Auburn Hospital, 330 Mount Auburn St, Cambridge, MA 02238, USA
AJR Am J Roentgenol 182:366. 2004
- [Representation of animals in the paintings of Albert Anker (1831-1910)]
Schweiz Arch Tierheilkd 148:7-10. 2006
..His work consists of rough outlines, drawings, watercolours and numerous oil paintings (more than 800) in all fields of painting...
- Hypothesis: Rubens--one of the first victims of an epidemic of rheumatoid arthritis that started in the 16th-17th century?
Erasmus Hospital, University of Brussels, Belgium
Rheumatology (Oxford) 44:681-3. 2005
- [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...
- 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...
- Neurological deficits in the life and works of Frida Kahlo
Clinic of Neurology, Faculty of Medicine, Vilnius University, Lithuania
Eur Neurol 55:4-10. 2006
..This article describes biographical events and works of Frida Kahlo that are closely related to neurology: congenital anomaly (spina bifida), poliomyelitis, spine injury, neuropathic pain...
- [August Natterer exhibit in Heidelberg. Displays of the world court]
MMW Fortschr Med 146:61. 2004
- Xanthelasma and lipoma in Leonardo da Vinci's Mona Lisa
Department of Rheumatology, University Hospitals, KU Leuven, Belgium
Isr Med Assoc J 6:505-6. 2004
..As far as is known, this portrait of Mona Lisa painted in 1506 is the first evidence that xanthelasma and lipoma were prevalent in the sixteenth century, long before the first description by Addison and Gall in 1851...
- Botticelli and the Babinski sign
Concezio Di Rocco
Istituto di Neurochirurgia, , Largo A. Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
Childs Nerv Syst 22:1061-2. 2006
- 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
- [Perforated appendix was the beginning of the artistry of Henri Matisse]
Lakartidningen 101:1534-5. 2004
- [History of Swedish general practice]
Per G Swartling
Lakartidningen 103:1950-3. 2006
- 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...
- The appearance of the artist to the people: the creativity, personality and malady of Alexander Ivanov (1806-58)
Be er Sheva Mental Health Center, PO Box 4600, Be er Sheva 84170, Israel
J Med Biogr 13:49-57. 2005
..From a diagnostic perspective, Ivanov's personality featured obsessive, narcissistic and schizoid traits. In his final years he suffered from a delusional disorder...
- The four doctors
Luis H Toledo-Pereyra
Michigan State University Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies, Borgess Research Institute, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49048, USA
J Invest Surg 20:5-7. 2007
The Four Doctors (1906) represented not only one of the best paintings of the noted artist John Singer Sargent (1856-1925) but a dominant change in the practice of American medicine of the day...
- Anxiety (Angst)
James C Harris
Arch Gen Psychiatry 61:15-6. 2004
- 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...
- [Melancholy in artistic diversity and expression]
MMW Fortschr Med 148:64. 2006
- [A famous surgeon's knife cured the headache of a well-known painter following an accident on ice]
Lakartidningen 99:3430-1. 2002
- [Human reproduction in fine arts]
Orv Hetil 149:173-84. 2008
- [Papa Picasso's significance for the creation of portraits of physicians in his son's early paintings]
Lakartidningen 99:2660-2. 2002
- [Palinopsia--a visual phenomenon in the art of El Greco and Salvador Dali]
Lakartidningen 99:2316-9. 2002
- Art, artists, and arthritis
Md Med 3:40-1. 2002
- 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
- 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
- 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
- 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.
- [To picture pregnancy and birth--is it allowed?]
Lakartidningen 99:3316-9. 2002
- The fiancÃ©e with a blue face by Marc Chagall (1887-1985)
Neurosurgery 61:1322-4. 2007
- Rembrandt's late self-portraits: psychological and medical aspects
Geriatric Department, Sarah Herzog Memorial Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
Int J Aging Hum Dev 55:25-49. 2002
..These paintings were produced over a period of time from age 22 years until just a few months before Rembrandt's death at age 63...
- [Renoir, crippled by rheumatism: "Actually, you don't need a hand to paint"]
Lakartidningen 99:4288-90. 2002
- ["Sick music"--experienced illness that set traces in music]
Aleris, , Stockholm
Lakartidningen 104:803-4. 2007
- [Andalusian shelters and hospitals. From Granada over CÃ³rdoba to Seville ]
Axel Hinrich Murken
Hist Hosp 24:211-24. 2004
- [Saint Lucia in pictures]
J J Barbón García
Hospital San Agustín de Avilés, Asturias
Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 78:689-92. 2003
- Physicians as painters
Department of Rehabilitation, Reuth Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
Isr Med Assoc J 5:681-4. 2003
- [Ivan Agueli: "One day my art will explain the eccentricities of my life"]
Lakartidningen 100:2614-6. 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
- [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
- The obsession of envy (Monomanie de l'envie)
James C Harris
Arch Gen Psychiatry 60:764. 2003
- 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...
- [Lars Hertervig and Edvard Munch. Two Norwegian artists balancing between sanity and madness]
Lakartidningen 100:1644-7. 2003
- Art, artists, and arthritis
Md Med 4:36-7. 2003
- Doctors versus artists: Gustav Klimt's Medicine
Department of Paediatrics, University of Crete, PO Box 1393, Heraklion 715 00, Greece
BMJ 325:1506-8. 2002
- Medicine and the artist
Age Ageing 37:4-5. 2008
- 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
- [Gustav Klimt, Danae and "the golden shower"]
Jarl S Torgerson
Lakartidningen 105:2503-5. 2008
- The historical aspects of sunscreens
Charles River Laboratories Inc, Argus Division, 905 Sheehy Drive, Horsham, PA 19044, USA
J Photochem Photobiol B 64:99-104. 2001
While there is little literature on the way in which people protected themselves against the sun, evidence from paintings suggest that clothing covering the body, veils and large brim hats were used by ancient Greeks, and that umbrellas ..
- Study of the microbiodegradation of terpenoid resin-based varnishes from easel painting using pyrolysis-gas chromatography-mass spectrometry and gas chromatography-mass spectrometry
María Teresa Doménech-Carbó
Heritage Conservation Institute, Polytechnical University of Valencia, Camino de Vera s n, 46022, Valencia, Spain
Anal Bioanal Chem 385:1265-80. 2006
The alterations produced by microbiological attack on terpenoid resin-based varnishes from panel and canvas paintings have been evaluated using pyrolysis-gas chromatography-mass spectrometry (Py-GC-MS) and gas chromatography-mass ..
- Syndrome--a changing concept
National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, Maryland
Bull Med Libr Assoc 80:323-7. 1992
..syndrome nomenclature now includes the names of literary characters, patients' surnames, subjects of famous paintings, famous persons, geographic locations, institutions, biblical figures, and mythological characters...
- Biomedical meetings and biomedical journals: vive la difference et vive la compagnie
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Yeshiva University, and Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System, 149 37 Powells Cove Blvd, Whitestone, NY 11357, USA
Diabetes Metab Res Rev 26:598. 2010
..The ears and nose are excluded from these communications.) The earliest surviving paintings, the predecessors of writing, are less than 30 000 years old and are an exclusive product of human evolution...
- Micro-analytical evidence of origin and degradation of copper pigments found in Bohemian Gothic murals
ALMA Laboratory, Institute of Inorganic Chemistry of the ASCR, v v i, Husinec Rez 1001, 25068 Husinec Rez, Czech Republic
Anal Bioanal Chem 395:2037-50. 2009
Correct identification of pigments and all accompanying phases found in colour layers of historical paintings are relevant for searching their origin and pigment preparation pathways and for specification of their further degradation ..
- Ion chromatography characterization of polysaccharides in ancient wall paintings
Maria Perla Colombin
Dipartimento di Scienze dell Ambiente e del Territorio, University of Milano Bicocca, Milan, Italy
J Chromatogr A 968:79-88. 2002
..Moreover, starch had probably been added to plaster as highlighted by the presence of a huge amount of glucose...
- Non-destructive mapping of dampness and salts in degraded wall paintings in hypogeous buildings: the case of St. Clement at mass fresco in St. Clement Basilica, Rome
Valeria Di Tullio
Laboratorio di Risonanza Magnetica Annalaura Segre, Istituto di Metodologie Chimiche, CNR, Area della Ricerca di Roma, Via Salaria Km 29, 300, 00016 Monterotondo Scalo, Rome, Italy
Anal Bioanal Chem 396:1885-96. 2010
As is well known, the deterioration of wall paintings due to the capillary rise of water through the walls is a very widespread problem...
- The cucurbit images (1515-1518) of the Villa Farnesina, Rome
Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture, Purdue University, 625 Agriculture Mall Drive, West Lafayette, IN 47907 2010, USA
Ann Bot 97:165-76. 2006
..Surrounding these paintings are festoons of fruits, vegetables and flowers painted by Giovanni Martini da Udine (1487-1564), which include ..
- Mimetic muscles and emotions: Hans Memling's fifteenth century masterpiece, "Last judgment," as a study for aesthetic surgery
Department of Plastic Surgery and Burns, Medical University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
Aesthetic Plast Surg 26:146-50. 2002
..Undoubtedly, the only useful paintings and sculptures are those that are full of expression with the face displaying a plethora of emotions...
- Short stature homeobox-containing gene duplication on the der(X) chromosome in a female with 45,X/46,X, der(X), gonadal dysgenesis, and tall stature
Department of Pediatrics, Keio University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 85:2927-30. 2000
..for 10 loci/regions on the X-chromosome together with the whole X-chromosome and the Xp-specific and Xq-specific paintings showed that the der(X) chromosome was associated with duplication of roughly distal half of Xp, including SHOX (..
- Blue pigment colors from wall painting churches in danger (Portugal 15th to 18th century): identification, diagnosis, and color evaluation
Laboratório HERCULES, Universidade de Evora, Evora, Portugal
Appl Spectrosc 65:782-9. 2011
Samples of blue wall paint layers from selected 15th to 18th century religious mural paintings from southern Portugal (Alentejo) have been analyzed using a multi-analytical methodology involving the combination of in situ visible spectro-..
- Byzantine wall paintings from Kastoria, northern Greece: spectroscopic study of pigments and efflorescing salts
Department of Geotechnology and Environmental Engineering, Technological Educational Institute TEI of Western Macedonia, Kila, 50100 Kozani, Greece
Spectrochim Acta A Mol Biomol Spectrosc 78:874-87. 2011
This study concerns the investigation of pigments and efflorescence phenomena on the wall paintings of Kastoria, a rural, non-metropolitan Byzantine town...
- Medical illustration: from caves to cyberspace
Medical Library, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
Health Info Libr J 18:99-109. 2001
The human body has been depicted in ancient cave-paintings, in primitively sculpted figures, and through all the ages in various forms of artistic expression. The earliest medical texts were descriptive but not illustrated...
- Study of Burseraceae resins used in binding media and varnishes from artworks by gas chromatography-mass spectrometry and pyrolysis-gas chromatography-mass spectrometry
Juana de la Cruz-Cañizares
Department of Conservation and Restoration of Cultural Heritage, Conservation Heritage Institute, Polytechnical University of Valencia, Camino de Vera 14, 46022 Valencia, Spain
J Chromatogr A 1093:177-94. 2005
..The proposed methods of analysis have been applied to real paint samples extracted from paintings in which Mexican copal was present as the main component of an "oleoresin" binding medium to assess ..
- [From apprenticeship to Nobel Prize: Henri Moissan's fabulous destiny]
Laboratoire de Pharmacochimie, Faculte de medecine et de pharmacie de Rouen, Universite de Rouen, 22, boulevard Gambetta, 76183 Rouen Cedex 1, France
Ann Pharm Fr 66:28-33. 2008
..Crowning achievement, Moissan won the Nobel Prize in 1906. A man of culture, collector of autographs and paintings, he died in 1907...
- Combined X-ray Diffraction and Raman Identification of Synthetic Organic Pigments in Works of Art: From Powder Samples to Artists' Paints
L B Brostoff
Preservation Research and Testing Division, Preservation Directorate, The Library of Congress, 101 Independence Avenue SE, Washington, D C 20540, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 Fifth Avenue, New York, New York 10028, Institute for the Protection of the Cultural Heritage of Slovenia, Restoration Center, Poljanska 40, 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia, and Museum Conservation Institute, Smithsonian Institution, 4210 Silver Hill Road, Suitland, Maryland 20746
Anal Chem 81:6096-106. 2009
..Stratified model paint systems that mimic the layering structure typically found in modern paintings are used to evaluate the effect of the muXRD experimental parameters, as well as extenders or fillers commonly ..
- Allergic contact dermatitis in children: strategies of prevention and risk management
Department of Dermatology and Venerology, University of Munster, Von Esmarchstr 58, 48149 Munster, Germany
Eur J Dermatol 14:80-5. 2004
..The influence of fashion trends and lifestyle such as piercing, decorative skin paintings, the hype of natural remedies and cosmetics (e.g...
- 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
..of Charcot's allusions to Bruegel's picture and explores the little-known works--drawings, engravings, and paintings--based on Bruegel's composition in the context of chorea, epilepsy, and hysteria...