ELSHOLTZ, Johann Sigmund
Padua: typ. M. Cadorini, 1654.
Elsholtz was the first physician to study anthropometry and human proportion.
Subjects: ANTHROPOLOGY › Anthropometry
Berlin: D. Reichel, 1665.
Elsholtz’s book on the venous infusion of medicaments was one of the first works to deal with blood transfusion. Latin edition in 1667; English translation in 1677. Reprint of Latin 1667 edition, Hildesheim, G. Olms, 1966.
Subjects: THERAPEUTICS, THERAPEUTICS › Blood Transfusion