The Beat Goes On: A History of Cardiology


Subject:
Health & Medical Disciplines , The Human Body , Health , History , Cardiology , Heart

Description:
Companion to an exhibit from 1990 about the human heart that "traces the interwoven history of medical knowledge and technological advance from Galen's early description of the circulatory system to modern breakthroughs in prevention, diagnosis and treatment." Includes images and information about bloodletting, blood pressure, stethoscopes, surgery, pacemakers, EKG machines, pharmaceuticals, and more. Also includes a bibliography. From the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics Medical Museum.

Publisher:
University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics Medical Museum (UIHC)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.uihealthcare.com/depts/medmuseum/galleryexhibits/beatgoesonhistory/beatgoesonhistory.html


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