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”

15791 entries, 13704 authors and 1919 subjects. Updated: September 13, 2022

ADAMI, John George

4 entries
  • 2793

Remarks on failure of the heart from overstrain.

Brit. med. J., 2,1321- 26, 1888.

Important experimental work on cardiac overstrain was carried out by Roy and Adami who considered that mechanical overstrain caused chronic thickening of the cardiac valves.



Subjects: CARDIOLOGY › CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE › Heart Failure, CARDIOLOGY › CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE › Heart Valve Disease
  • 835

Contributions to the physiology and pathology of the mammalian heart.

Phil. Trans., ser. B., 183, 199-298, 1892.


Subjects: CARDIOLOGY › CARDIOVASCULAR PHYSIOLOGY
  • 2309

The principles of pathology. 2 vols.

Philadelphia: Lea & Febiger, 19081909.

Vol. 2 written with A. G. Nicholls.



Subjects: PATHOLOGY
  • 12079

Medical contributions to the study of evolution.

London: Duckworth, 1918.

"Part I: Adaptation and disease". The Croonian Lectures delivered in June 1917. Includes "Adaptation in the bacteria and the evolution of the infectious diseases" and "Adaptation to disease-producing agencies in the higher animals."

"Part II: Heredity and adaptation." This is a collection of related papers previously published.

Digital facsimile from the Hathi Trust at this link.

(Thanks to Robert L. Chevalier for this reference.)



Subjects: EVOLUTION › Evolutionary Medicine