An Interactive Annotated World Bibliography of Printed and Digital Works in the History of Medicine and the Life Sciences from Circa 2000 BCE to Circa 2020 by Fielding H. Garrison (1870-1935), Leslie T. Morton (1907-2004), and Jeremy M. Norman (1945- ) Traditionally Known as “Garrison-Morton”

15478 entries, 13333 authors and 1903 subjects. Updated: December 6, 2021

HUCHARD, Henri

4 entries
  • 2908

L’artério-sclérose subaiguë dans ses rapports avec les spasmes vasculaires et son traitement par la trinitrine (nitroglycérine).

Gaz. Hôp. (Paris), 60, 1034-35, 1887.

“Huchard’s disease” – continued hypertension causing arteriosclerosis. Huchard did much to develop the knowledge concerning arteriosclerosis and summarized his work in a classic monograph published in 1909.



Subjects: CARDIOLOGY › CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE › Arterial Disease, CARDIOLOGY › CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE › Hypertension (High Blood Pressure), PHARMACOLOGY › PHARMACEUTICALS › Cardiovascular Medications
  • 2796

Maladies du coeur et des vaisseaux.

Paris: Octave Doin, 1889.

In his important monograph on disorders of the cardiovascular system, Huchard was apparently the first to use the designation “Stokes–Adams disease”.



Subjects: CARDIOLOGY › CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE, CARDIOLOGY › CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE › Arrythmias
  • 2811

Traité cliniques des maladies du coeur et de l’aorte. 3 vols.

Paris: Octave Doin, 18991903.

Third and best edition. "Huchard, physician to the Necker Hospital was a foremost teacher in Paris at the end of the 19th century, and a great authority on angina pectoris and arteriosclerosis. He was a powerful advocate for the coronary theory and assembled 185 [case reports] as published examples of angina pectoris associated with coronary disease" (Bedford 393, quote from Bedford 394).



Subjects: CARDIOLOGY › CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE, CARDIOLOGY › CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE › Aortic Diseases, CARDIOLOGY › CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE › Coronary Artery Disease › Angina Pectoris
  • 1975

La thérapeutique en vingt médicaments.

Paris: A. Maloine, 1910.

Huchard and Fiessinger suggested that actual drug therapy should be limited to 20 medicaments.



Subjects: PHARMACOLOGY, THERAPEUTICS