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Making the Modern Medical School

The Wisconsin Stories

by Robert Oliver

  • 129 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Watson Publishing International .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Education & Training,
  • Medical / History,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • History,
  • Madison,
  • Medical education,
  • University of Wisconsin Medica,
  • University of Wisconsin Medical School,
  • Wisconsin,
  • Medical

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages165
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11222641M
    ISBN 100881353620
    ISBN 109780881353624
    OCLC/WorldCa49320486

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BC); Edwin Smith Papyrus (c. BC) - Earliest mention of the brain; the pulse; the role of the heart in circulating blood, but not complete circulation.

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