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The History of Ophthalmology volume 10

The Nineteenth Century (9 to 17): Netherlands, Scandinavia , Russia, Poland, Spain, Hispano-America, Portugal, Brazil, Greece, Turkey, Balkan, Canada, Japan & Egypt.

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

Price: € 180.00 / US $ 234.00

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Publication details: Book. 1991. x and 359 pages. Publication date: 1991.

ISBN: 978-90-6299-440-3 (ISBN 10: 90-6299-440-7; Wayenborgh Publishing)
This publication is part of the Jules Hirschberg - History of Ophthalmology series
Also available as ebook

Table of Contents

Condensed Table of Contents

Part IX
 The Netherlands

 The history of the Dutch universities

 The instruction in ophthalmology

 The University of Harderwijk in the province of Gelderland

 The University of Groningen

 The University of Leiden

 The Athenaeum illustre of Amsterdam

 The medical school for military physiciens

 The spring lancet for cataract opération

 Scientists who contributed to the anatomy and physiology of the visual system

 Eye hospitals

 The Ophthalmological Society

 Dutch cultural endeavours in East India

 Quacks and itinerant oculists

Part X

 The Scandinavian Universities

 I. Denmark

 II. Sweden

 III. Norway

 IV. Finland

 The introduction of ophthalmology in the Scandinavian universities of the 19th century


 The state of ophthalmology in Sweden


 Ophthalmologists and practitioners of ophthalmology in Denmark

 Nordisk ophthalmologisk Tiddskrift

 Ophthalmologists and scientists contributing to ophthalrriology in Sweden

 Ophthalmologists and physiciens practicing ophthalmology in Norway

 Ophthalmologists and physiciens practicing ophthalmology in Finland


Part XI

 The development of ophthalmology in Russia. . . . .

 The Russian universities

 The founding of the eye hospital in St-Petersburg

 The directors of the St-Petersburg eye hospital

 The ocular involvement in scurvy, mainly based on publications by Russian physiciens

 The eye clinic at the military medical academy of St-Petersburg

 The Clinical Institute of the Grand Duchess Helene Pawlowna in St-Petersburg

 Ophthalmology at the University of Moscow

 Eye hospitais in Moscow

 The Eye Hospital of Moscow

 Ophthalmology in Riga (Latvia)

 Widow W. Reimer's Eye Hospital for the indigent of Riga

 The older ophthalmologists of Riga

 The younger ophthalmologists in Riga

 Ophthalmologists in Reval (Talinin, Estonia)

 The University of Kiyev

 The Popow Eye Hospital

 Ophthalmology et the University of Kharkov

 Ophthalmology in Kasan (Uzbek Republic)

 The new Russian University of Odessa


 The history of military ophthalmology in Russia by Dr. M. Reich

 The dissémination of trachome in Russia

Part XII

 The Ophthalmic Institute of Warsaw

 History of Ophthalmology in Galicia


 Spain and Hispano-America


 The history of the Instituto oftàlmico in Madrid

 Attempts to incorporels ophthalmology into the official university curriculum





 Ophthalmic journals in Spain

 The Spanish ophthalmic literature during the second half of the 19th century

 Congresses and Societies

 Travelogues and critical évaluations

 The annual reports about the Spanish ophthalmic literature









Part XIV
 Portugal and Brazil


 Military ophthalmia in Portugal

 Report about the Portugese ophthalmic literature

 The Instituto ophthalmologico


Part XV

 A Greek textbook of ophthalmology

 Greek physiciens practicing in other countries

Part XVI
 Turkey and the Balkan



 Canada - Japan - Egypt



 The beginning of European ophthalmology in Japan

 Teaching of ophthalmology


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