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: December 3, 2021

WINTROBE, Maxwell Myer

5 entries
  • 3145

Classification of the anemias on the basis of differences in the size and hemoglobin content of the red corpuscles.

Proc. Soc. Exp. Biol. (N. Y.), 27, 1071-73, 1930.

Wintrobe’s classification of the anemias.



Subjects: HEMATOLOGY › Anemia & Chlorosis
  • 3096

A standardized technique for the blood sedimentation test.

Amer. J. med. Sci., 189, 102-15, 1935.

Wintrobe’s method for the determination of the erythrocyte sedimentation rate.



Subjects: HEMATOLOGY, Laboratory Medicine › Blood Tests
  • 10133
  • 2659.6

Nitrogen mustard therapy. Use of methyl-bis(beta-chloroethyl)amine hydrochloride and tris(beta-chloroethyl)amine hydrochloride for Hodgkin's disease, lymphosarcoma, leukemia and certain allied and miscellaneous disorders.

J. Amer. Med. Assoc., 132 (3), 126-132, 1946.

Widely considered the first uses of chemotherapy for the treatment of malignant diseases.



Subjects: ONCOLOGY & CANCER › Chemotherapy for Cancer, ONCOLOGY & CANCER › Leukemia, ONCOLOGY & CANCER › Lymphoma
  • 3161.5

Blood, pure and eloquent. A story of discovery, of people, and of ideas.

New York: McGraw-Hill, 1980.

A collective work by 19 authors, edited by M. M. Wintrobe. This is a detailed history of haematology, well documented and well indexed.



Subjects: HEMATOLOGY › History of Hematology
  • 3161.7

Hematology, the blossoming of a science: a story of inspiration and effort.

Philadelphia: Lea & Febiger, 1985.


Subjects: HEMATOLOGY › History of Hematology