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    • Apuntaciones sobre la medicina en Colombia. 

      Robledo, Emilio, 1875-1961 (Programa Editorial Universidad del ValleColombia, 2018)
      Un suceso memorable, de tal puede calificarse en la vida de la Facultad de Medicina de la Universidad del Valle y aún en la de nuestra ciudad, la visita que hará en la semana entrante el doctor Emilio Robledo para dictar ...
    • Emil Theodor Kocher: an innovator surgeon 

      Franco, María Liliana; Acosta, Natalia; Chuaire, Lilian (2011-12-19)
      Emil Theodor Kocher is considered along with Frank Lahey, Theodor Billroth, William Halsted, Charles Mayo, George Crile and Thomas Dunhill as one of the «Magnificent Seven», referring to the group of surgeons who managed ...
    • Paul Ehrlich: From magic bullets to chemotherapy 

      Chuaire, Lilian; Cediel, Juan Fernando (2012-01-10)
      Paul Ehrlich is one of the most notable figures in the world of science. Considered by many as the father of chemotherapy, he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology and Medicine in 1908 for his contributions to immunology. ...
    • The Greek origin of caduceum: Æsculapius 

      Rillo, Arturo G. (2011-12-21)
      Introduction: Medicine history gives us the chance to reflect about the Caduceus as the synthesis of the dialectic of the sensible and spiritual life. This opens and horizon of comprehension and allow us to recover the ...
    • Tuberculosis : expresión de belleza, horror y dolor. 

      Saldarriaga Cantillo, Alejandra (2012-04-23)
      La tuberculosis es una de las entidades médicas más antiguas en la historia, probablemente la primera en afectar al ser humano. A lo largo del tiempo ha estado presente en diversas civilizaciones trazando su legado en los ...