C Trompoukis

Summary

Affiliation: University of Crete
Country: Greece

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Greek professors of the Medical School of Constantinople during a period of reformation (1839-76)
    Constantinos Trompoukis
    Department of the History of Medicine, Medical School, National Athens University, Greece
    J Med Biogr 11:226-31. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint The "Byzantine Classification" of headache disorders
    Constantinos Trompoukis
    Department of History of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Crete, 71003 Heraklion, Greece
    Headache 47:1063-8. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint From the roots of parasitology: Hippocrates' first scientific observations in helminthology
    Constantinos Trompoukis
    Department of History of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Crete, P O Box 2208, 71003, Heraklion, Greece
    J Parasitol 93:970-2. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Trachoma in late Greek antiquity and the early Byzantine periods
    Constantinos Trompoukis
    Department of History of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Crete, Crete, Greece
    Can J Ophthalmol 42:870-4. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Semen and the diagnosis of infertility in Aristotle
    C Trompoukis
    Department of History of Medicine, University of Crete, Heraklion, Greece
    Andrologia 39:33-7. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Greek mythology: the eye, ophthalmology, eye disease, and blindness
    Constantinos Trompoukis
    Department of History of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Crete, Greece
    Can J Ophthalmol 42:455-9. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Lithotomy by empirical doctors in the 19th century: a traditional surgical technique that lasted through the centuries
    C Trompoukis
    Department of History of Medicine, University of Crete, Heraklion, Greece
    J Urol 178:2284-6. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Gynaecomastia and scrotal rhacosis: two aesthetic surgical operations for men in Byzantine times
    Marios Papadakis
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Medical School of Crete University Hospital, Heraklion, Greece
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 63:e600-4. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Conception, complicated pregnancy, and labour of gods and heroes in Greek mythology
    Christos Iavazzo
    Alfa Institute of Biomedical Sciences AIBS, Athens, Greece
    Reprod Biomed Online 17:11-4. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Professor Nicolas Taptas (1871-1955): a pioneer of post-laryngectomy voice rehabilitation
    John G Lascaratos
    Department of the History of Medicine, Medical School, National Athens University, Athens, Greece
    Laryngoscope 113:702-5. 2003

Collaborators

  • Matthew E Falagas
  • Vasilios German
  • Marios Papadakis
  • Christos Iavazzo
  • John G Lascaratos
  • Andreas Manios
  • Dimitris D Tsiftsis
  • Eelco de Bree
  • Thalia Sardi
  • John V Segas
  • Dimitrios A Assimakopoulos

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Greek professors of the Medical School of Constantinople during a period of reformation (1839-76)
    Constantinos Trompoukis
    Department of the History of Medicine, Medical School, National Athens University, Greece
    J Med Biogr 11:226-31. 2003
    ..A few of the other Greek professors are also briefly discussed...
  2. ncbi request reprint The "Byzantine Classification" of headache disorders
    Constantinos Trompoukis
    Department of History of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Crete, 71003 Heraklion, Greece
    Headache 47:1063-8. 2007
    ..In many cases, subcategories and descriptions are reminiscent of the modern classification and corresponding criteria...
  3. ncbi request reprint From the roots of parasitology: Hippocrates' first scientific observations in helminthology
    Constantinos Trompoukis
    Department of History of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Crete, P O Box 2208, 71003, Heraklion, Greece
    J Parasitol 93:970-2. 2007
    ..We finally encountered the use of powerful purgatives as antihelminthics, which have been widely used, even into the 21st century...
  4. ncbi request reprint Trachoma in late Greek antiquity and the early Byzantine periods
    Constantinos Trompoukis
    Department of History of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Crete, Crete, Greece
    Can J Ophthalmol 42:870-4. 2007
    ..Occasionally, surgical treatment could be rather dramatic, involving the use of stiff fig leaves or a chisel. Nevertheless, the prognosis was always poor, and the disease developed over the years until it threatened the cornea...
  5. ncbi request reprint Semen and the diagnosis of infertility in Aristotle
    C Trompoukis
    Department of History of Medicine, University of Crete, Heraklion, Greece
    Andrologia 39:33-7. 2007
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Greek mythology: the eye, ophthalmology, eye disease, and blindness
    Constantinos Trompoukis
    Department of History of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Crete, Greece
    Can J Ophthalmol 42:455-9. 2007
    ..In distant eras, mythology was a form of expression used by many peoples. A study of the Greek myths reveals concealed medical knowledge, in many cases relating to the eye...
  7. ncbi request reprint Lithotomy by empirical doctors in the 19th century: a traditional surgical technique that lasted through the centuries
    C Trompoukis
    Department of History of Medicine, University of Crete, Heraklion, Greece
    J Urol 178:2284-6. 2007
    ..Lithotomy is an ancient surgical procedure, well-known in the history of urology. We describe the method as it was performed by empirical doctors in Greece during the 19th century and compare it to older techniques...
  8. doi request reprint Gynaecomastia and scrotal rhacosis: two aesthetic surgical operations for men in Byzantine times
    Marios Papadakis
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Medical School of Crete University Hospital, Heraklion, Greece
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 63:e600-4. 2010
    ..In this study, we analysed the practise of such operations in Byzantine times and in other ancient cultures with surgical knowledge, i.e. ancient India and China..
  9. ncbi request reprint Conception, complicated pregnancy, and labour of gods and heroes in Greek mythology
    Christos Iavazzo
    Alfa Institute of Biomedical Sciences AIBS, Athens, Greece
    Reprod Biomed Online 17:11-4. 2008
    ..The use of imagination could help the reader to find similarities in present or future developments in the field of obstetrics. It could be concluded that various aspects of modern obstetrical practice are described in Greek mythology...
  10. ncbi request reprint Professor Nicolas Taptas (1871-1955): a pioneer of post-laryngectomy voice rehabilitation
    John G Lascaratos
    Department of the History of Medicine, Medical School, National Athens University, Athens, Greece
    Laryngoscope 113:702-5. 2003
    ..To report on the career of Professor Nicolas Taptas of Constantinople (1871-1955) and his contribution to the development of an artificial larynx...