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”

15426 entries, 13280 authors and 1897 subjects. Updated: October 20, 2021

WELCH, William Henry

10 entries
  • 5061

The histological changes in experimental diphtheria.

Johns Hopk. Hosp. Bull., 2, 107-10; 3, 17-18, 1891, 1892.

An account of the pathological changes brought about by experimental inoculation of diphtheria toxins.



Subjects: INFECTIOUS DISEASE › Diphtheria
  • 2508

A gas-producing bacillus (Bacillus aërogenes capsulatus nov. spec.) capable of rapid development in the blood-vessels after death.

Johns Hopk. Hosp. Bull., 3, 81-91, 1892.

Discovery of the gas gangrene bacillus (Welch bacillus) Cl. perfringens. Reprinted in Medical Classics, 1941, 5, 852-85.



Subjects: BACTERIOLOGY › BACTERIA (mostly pathogenic; sometimes indexed only to genus) › Gram-Positive Bacteria › Clostridium
  • 5621

Conditions underlying the infection of wounds.

Trans. Congr. Amer. Phys. Surg., 2, 1-28, 1892.

Discovery of Staph. epidermidis (albus) and its relation to the infection of wounds.



Subjects: BACTERIOLOGY › BACTERIA (mostly pathogenic; sometimes indexed only to genus) › Gram-Positive Bacteria › Staphylococcus, SURGERY: General , SURGERY: General › Wound Healing
  • 2308

Adaptation in pathological processes.

Trans. Congr. Amer. Phys. Surg., 4, 284-310; also in Amer. J. med. Sci., 1897, 113, 631-55, 1897.

Reproduced in Bibliotheca Medica Americana, Baltimore, 1937, Vol. 3.



Subjects: PATHOLOGY
  • 3011

Thrombosis and embolism. In Allbutt, C., System of medicine, 4, 284-310; and in 2nd ed., 6, 691-821

London, 1899, 1909.


Subjects: CARDIOLOGY › CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE › Thrombosis / Embolism
  • 2516

Morbid conditions caused by Bacillus aërogenes capsulatus.

Johns Hopk. Hosp. Bull., 11, 185-204, 1900.

Welch grouped together the diseases caused by Cl. perfringens, earlier discovered by him in association with Nuttall (see No. 2508).



Subjects: BACTERIOLOGY › BACTERIA (mostly pathogenic; sometimes indexed only to genus) › Gram-Positive Bacteria › Clostridium
  • 11627

Physiological aspects of the liquor problem. Investigations made by and under the direction of W. O. Atwater, John S. Billings, H. P. Bowditch, R. H. Chittenden, and W. H. Welch Sub-Committee of the Committee of Fifty to Investigate the Liquor Problem. 2 vols.

Boston & New York: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1903.

Digital facsimile from the Internet Archive at this link.



Subjects: PUBLIC HEALTH, TOXICOLOGY › Drug Addiction, TOXICOLOGY › Drug Addiction › Alcoholism
  • 11266

Bibliography of William Henry Welch.

Baltimore, MD: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1917.

Digital facsimile from Google Books at this link.



Subjects: BIBLIOGRAPHY › Bibliographies of Individual Authors
  • 86.2

Papers and addresses by William Henry Welch. [Edited by Walter C. Burket]. 3 vols.

Baltimore, MD: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1920.

Vol. 1: Pathology and preventive medicine. Vol. 2: Bacteriology. Vol. 3: Medical education, history, miscellaneous subjects, and Welch's bibliography. Introduction by Simon Flexner. Digital facsimile from the Internet Archive at this link.



Subjects: BACTERIOLOGY, Collected Works: Opera Omnia, Education, Biomedical, & Biomedical Profession, PATHOLOGY
  • 1766.603

The medical sciences in the German Universities: a study in the history of civilization. Translated by William H. Welch.

New York: Macmillan, 1924.

German edition first published in 1876.



Subjects: Education, Biomedical, & Biomedical Profession