Sunday, March 17, 2013
Medical care, front-line tactics aid recovery rates
By Lee Bowman Scripps Howard News Service
March 16, 2013
The article quotes Alan Hawk of the medical museum and Ken Koyle of NLM.
Another version is here.
Wednesday, March 13, 2013
It is with great pleasure that we present to you the latest edition of The Grog, A Journal of Navy Medical History and Culture. In this issue, we offer our readers an original assortment of stories, essays, trivia and book reviews covering the topics of: the life and lessons of the heroic World War I nurse Edith Cavell; a look back at Hennesey, the only Navy Medicine-themed TV sitcom in history; the Navy's 115-year history of Global Health Engagement; Navy's Medicine and the Knickerbocker Theater Disaster; an illustrated look at service with the FMF; oral history interviews and their application to the arts; notes from the Navy Medical Archives; and a short review of Larry Berman's book, "Zumwalt." As always we hope you enjoy this tour on the high seas of Navy Medicine's past.
Issue 36, 2013
André B. Sobocinski
Office of Medical History
Communications Directorate (M09B7C)
Bureau of Medicine and Surgery (BUMED)
Monday, March 11, 2013
Saturday, March 9, 2013
By Peggy McEwan,
Washington Post March 6 2013
- there's a picture of my friend Paul Theerman in the Incunabula room too.
|The National Museum of Health and Medicine: Fascinating, but not ... |
Every once in a while, our adventures around the DC-Metro don't go so well. An exhibit disappoints, a show can't hold the preschooler attention span, ...
Friday, March 8, 2013
Thursday, March 7, 2013
| Hospital receives book with 5000 19th century remedies|
Idaho State Journal
SODA SPRINGS — The Mini-Medical Museum at Caribou Memorial Hospital received a book from a descendent of Dr. William H. Anderson, who was a registered ...
Tuesday, March 5, 2013
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Grotesque Mummy Head Reveals Advanced Medieval Science
Doctors in medieval Europe weren't as idle as it may seem, as a new analysis of the oldest-known preserved human dissection in Europe reveals
Thursday, February 28, 2013
|The National Museum of Health and Medicine |
However, you'd have a hard time answering the following question, "Excuse me, do you know where the National Museum of Health and Medicine is located?
Wednesday, February 27, 2013
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|See Albert Einstein's brain and other matters of medical history ... |
Allentown Morning Call
The nation's finest and oldest medical museum — celebrating its 150th anniversary March 4 — bills itself as "disturbingly informative" and that is ...
Wednesday, January 30, 2013
Tuesday, January 29, 2013
It appears as though they may hold his papers which might make an interesting research project. Belskie worked on a Birth Atlas in 1940. The museum publishes a small booklet about him that's available at the information desk.
Wednesday, January 16, 2013
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Comic Book Resources January 15 2013
Brad Meltzer's new thriller gets Oval Office insight
By Kurt Anthony Krug
"Meltzer explained that the idea for the book came during a visit to the little-known U.S. Army-run National Museum of Health and Medicine near Washington."
Sunday, January 13, 2013
Thursday, January 10, 2013
|Ancient pills found in shipwreck offer rare insight into early ...|
The results offer a peek into the complexity and sophistication of ancient ...