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The History of Ophthalmology volume 5

Renaissance of Ophthalmology in the Eighteenth Century (3) ; First Half of the Nineteenth Century (1)

written by: J. Hirschberg
translated by: F.C. Blodi

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Publication details: Book. 1985. x and 392 pages. Publication date: 1985.

ISBN: 978-90-6299-435-9 (ISBN 10: 90-6299-435-0; Wayenborgh Publishing)
This publication is part of the Jules Hirschberg - History of Ophthalmology series
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Table of Contents

Condensed Table of Contents

Thomas Young

Thomas Young's publications about physiologic optics

The History of Perimetry

Anatomy during the 18th century

During the 18th century there appeared several extensive and important discussions on the normal anatomy of the visual system

Jacques Benigne Winslow

Bernhard Albinus

Bernhard Siegfried Albinus

Albrecht von Haller

Johann Gottfried Zinn

Samuel Thomas Soemmering

Johann Thomas Soemmering (1701 - 1781)

Detmar Wilhelm Soemmering (1793 - 1871)

Pathologic anatomy as an independent science was actually only founded during the 19th century

Giovanni Battista Morgagni (1682 - 1771)

The first half of the 19th century


Natura non facit saltus

The University of Vienna

Joseph Barth

Joseph Beer

Monographs on ophthalmology

History of the lntracapsular Cataract Extraction

Textbooks of Ophthalmology

Publications about the history and bibliography of ophthalmology

Monographs about ocular hygiene

Publications for the lay public concerning the care of the eyes and the preservation of vision

The Josephinic Medical-Surgical Academy (Josephinum)

Johann Adam Schmidt

The history of iritis

Friedrich Jäger (1784 - 1871)

Anton Rosas (1791 - 1855)

Publications by A. Rosas

The following book is dedicated to Anton Edler von Rosas

Wilhelm Werneck

The University of Prague

Georg P. Prochaska

Johann Nepomuk Fischer

The Karl-Franz University of Graz

In order to cover the Austrian School of Ophthalmology as completely as possible

The University of Budapest

Doctrina de morbis oculorum


The University of Göttingen

Short History on the Use of Mydriatic Drugs

Ophthalmologische Bibliothek (K. Himly and Jo.Ad. Schmidt)

Bibliothek für Ophthalmologie

Christian Georg Theodor Ruete

The other members of the School of Göttingen

Justus Arnemann

Konrad Martin Langenbeck

Maximilian Adolf Langenbeck

The history of the forceps for fixating the eyeball

Bernhard R. K. Langenbeck

Arnold Adolf Berthold

Meyer of Minden

The School of Berlin

Carl Ferdinand Graefe

Johann Christian Jüngken

The history of bloodletting as treatment of eye diseases

The history of Leeches

The History of Bloodletting

Anesthesia in ophthalmology

Johann Nepomuk Rust

August Wilhelm Andreae

Johann Friedrich Dieffenbach

The history of biepharoplasty

The operation for strabismus

Dieffenbach's publications about the squint operation

The priority of the squint operation

The priority of the advancement operation

Monographs about the strabismus operation of 1840 - 1845

Bibliography and nomenclature of the squint operation

Literature to the history of the squint operation

The terminology

The enucleation of the eyeball

Ludwig Böhm

Jakob Hugo Gerold

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