TITLE

The first anatomists/artists

AUTHOR(S)
Xie, Chen; O'Leary, J. Patrick; Xie, C; O'Leary, J P
PUB. DATE
September 1999
SOURCE
American Surgeon;Sep1999, Vol. 65 Issue 9, p899
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
journal article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
2258999

 

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