Download E-books Acromegaly: A Century of Scientific and Clinical Progress PDF

By Dr. Martin Pierre Marie Granier (auth.), Richard J. Robbins M.D., Shlomo Melmed M.D. (eds.)

The manuscripts during this quantity have been contributed through the audio system invited to the Acromegaly Centennial Symposium held in San Francisco, California in July 1986. The assembly used to be geared up to commemorate the outline of acromegaly through the French general practitioner Pierre Marie, in 1886. The individuals of the clinical Committee spent many hours supporting us in making sure an excellent assembly. The aid of Serono Symposia, united states in all stages of the making plans and execution of the assembly was once essentially preferred and was once hugely specialist. precise popularity roust be prolonged to Professor Roger Guillemin of the Salk Institute, whosp curiosity in clinical historical past led him to commit loads of time and private price in acquiring information regarding the lifetime of Pierre Marie. Dr. GuilIemin's presentation at the lifestyles and instances of Marie used to be a unprecedented evaluate of the cultural, social, and clinical backgrounds during which Marie got here to explain the disorder, acromegaly. Dr. Guillemin' s findings, that have been offered on the major ceremonial dinner in a perfect audiovisual presentation, have been in actual fact the spotlight of the assembly and may lengthy be remembered by way of the attendees. We have been additionally venerated by means of the presence of Dr. Martine Pierre Marie Granier, the great-granddaughter of Pierre Harie. In her tackle on the ceremonial dinner, Dr. Granier supplied numerous pleasant and intimate vignettes relating Pierre Marie, utilizing outdated relations documents and images. The medical Committee needs to increase its gratitude to Dr. Granier for including immeasurably to the ancient surroundings of the meeting.

Show description

Read Online or Download Acromegaly: A Century of Scientific and Clinical Progress PDF

Best Clinical books

Infectious Disease in the Aging: A Clinical Handbook

Simply because getting older is observed via a gradual decline in resistance to infectious illnesses, the analysis and therapy of those illnesses within the aged is not just even more advanced, but in addition usually particularly varied from that for more youthful sufferers. In Infectious sickness within the getting older: A medical instruction manual, 2d variation, a panel of recognized and hugely skilled geriatric physicians and infectious disorder specialists evaluate crucial universal infections affecting the aged and delineate their well-proven diagnostic, healing, and preventative suggestions.

Anxiety Sensitivity: theory, Research, and Treatment of the Fear of Anxiety (Personality and Clinical Psychology Series)

Nervousness sensitivity (AS) is the terror of tension sensations which arises from ideals that those sensations have damaging somatic, social, or mental outcomes. over the last decade, AS has attracted loads of awareness from researchers and clinicians with greater than a hundred peer-reviewed magazine articles released.

Clinical Neuroimmunology: Multiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders

Scientific Neuroimmunology: a number of Sclerosis and comparable issues serves as an crucial source for physicians attracted to, and working with, this very advanced and evolving department of neurology. This accomplished titleprovides an creation to simple neuroimmunology and ideas of immunotherapy and likewise serves as a radical consultant to immune-mediated issues of the crucial and peripheral anxious approach, in addition to different systemic issues with an important neuroimmunologic part.

Additional resources for Acromegaly: A Century of Scientific and Clinical Progress

Show sample text content

Rated 4.96 of 5 – based on 24 votes