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    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...