The first anatomists/artists

Xie, Chen; O'Leary, J. Patrick; Xie, C; O'Leary, J P
September 1999
American Surgeon;Sep1999, Vol. 65 Issue 9, p899
Academic Journal
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Presents information on anatomists during the Renaissance period. Concepts to be established before the anatomy of the human body could be promulgated; Performance of the first known dissection; Contributions of Leonardo da Vinci to medical anatomy; Publication of the first important modern thesis on human anatomy by Gabriel Zerbi; Job description of Andreas Versalius as the first artist-anatomist.


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