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”

15957 entries, 13939 authors and 1935 subjects. Updated: February 16, 2024

STANTON, Sir Ambrose Thomas

3 entries
  • 3743

An inquiry concerning the etiology of beri-beri.

Singapore: Kelly & Walsh, 1909.

Studies from the Institute for Medical Research, F. M. S., No. 10. Careful and long-continued experiments on the aetiology of beriberi were carried out by Fraser and Stanton in Malaya.


Subjects: COUNTRIES, CONTINENTS AND REGIONS › Singapore, NUTRITION / DIET › Deficiency Diseases › Beriberi
  • 5159.1

A form of pseudo-tuberculosis (melioidosis).

Studies Inst. Med. Res. Fed. Malay States, No. 14, 1917.

Stanton identified the bacillus of melioidosis and reproduced the disease in animals by feeding and inoculation of cultures.

Subjects: BACTERIOLOGY › BACTERIA (mostly pathogenic; sometimes indexed only to genus) › Gram-Negative Bacteria › Burkholderia pseudomallei , INFECTIOUS DISEASE › Melioidosis, VETERINARY MEDICINE
  • 5159.2


London: John Bale, 1932.

Studies from the Institute for Medical Research, F.M.S., No. 21. Stanton gave melioidosis its present name and, with Fletcher, wrote the authoritative work on the subject.

Subjects: INFECTIOUS DISEASE › Melioidosis