Cookies

We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. By continuing to browse this repository, you give consent for essential cookies to be used. You can read more about our Privacy and Cookie Policy.


Durham Research Online
You are in:

Four early clinical studies to assess the effects of Peruvian bark.

Maehle, Andreas-Holger (2013) 'Four early clinical studies to assess the effects of Peruvian bark.', Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine., 106 (4). pp. 150-155.

Abstract

From the late seventeenth century onwards, in vitro and animal experimentation, chemical tests and microscopical observation, and the analysis of single case histories were used to understand the pharmacology and therapeutic properties of the Peruvian bark. Four examples illustrate how “clinical experiments” with the bark were made during the last third of the eighteenth century: in a hospital, the army, the navy, and finally in private practice.

Item Type:Article
Additional Information:The full-text of the deposited file is made available under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License.
Full text:(AM) Accepted Manuscript
Download PDF
(58Kb)
Status:Peer-reviewed
Publisher Web site:http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0141076813482256
Publisher statement:The final definitive version of this article has been published in the Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine 106/4, 2013 © The Royal Society of Medicine by SAGE Publications Ltd at the Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine page: http://jrs.sagepub.com/ on SAGE Journals Online: http://online.sagepub.com/
Record Created:27 Nov 2013 14:35
Last Modified:07 Jan 2014 14:32

Social bookmarking: del.icio.usConnoteaBibSonomyCiteULikeFacebookTwitterExport: EndNote, Zotero | BibTex
Look up in GoogleScholar | Find in a UK Library