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”

15475 entries, 13329 authors and 1903 subjects. Updated: November 30, 2021

CHAUVEAU, Jean Baptiste Auguste

3 entries
  • 816

Appareils et expériences cardiographiques.

Mém. Acad. imp. de Méd. (Paris), 26, 268-319, 1863.

First direct records of the heart impulse by means of a “cardiac sound” and the sphygmograph – recording tambours, which wrote on a moving drum covered with smoked paper.



Subjects: CARDIOLOGY › CARDIOVASCULAR PHYSIOLOGY › Cardiac Electrophysiology, CARDIOLOGY › Tests for Heart & Circulatory Function › Sphygmogram, INSTRUMENTS & TECHNOLOGIES
  • 5425.1

Nature des virus vaccin. Détermination expérimentale des éléments qui constituent le principe virulent dans le pus varioleux et le pus morveux.

C. R. Acad. Sci. (Paris), 66, 359-63, 1868.

Chauveau first used the term “elementary bodies” to describe the minute bodies inside the inclusions and which were the infective particles.



Subjects: INFECTIOUS DISEASE › Smallpox
  • 638

Le travail musculaire et l’énergie qu’il représente.

Paris: Asselin & Houzeau, 1891.

Important studies on thermodynamics of muscular work.



Subjects: BIOCHEMISTRY › Metabolism, Biomechanics, PHYSIOLOGY › Biophysics