An Interactive Annotated World Bibliography of Printed and Digital Works in the History of Medicine and the Life Sciences from Circa 2000 BCE to 2022 by Fielding H. Garrison (1870-1935), Leslie T. Morton (1907-2004), and Jeremy M. Norman (1945- ) Traditionally Known as “Garrison-Morton”

15858 entries, 13798 authors and 1925 subjects. Updated: February 4, 2023

ASTWOOD, Edwin Bennett

2 entries
  • 3854

Treatment of hyperthyroidism with thiourea and thiouracil.

J. Amer. med. Assoc., 122, 78-81, 1943.

Astwood was the first to treat human cases of hyperthyroidism with thiourea and thiouracil.



Subjects: ENDOCRINOLOGY › Thyroid
  • 3855

Some observations on the use of thiobarbital as an antithyroid agent in the treatment of Graves’s disease.

J. clin. Endocr., 5, 345-52, 1945.

Clinical introduction of thiobarbital.



Subjects: ENDOCRINOLOGY › Thyroid