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Hermann Straub

Born  1882
Died  1938

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German physiologist, born November 18, 1882, Stutgart; died 1938.

Biography of Hermann Straub

Hermann Straub studied in Tübingen and Berlin. After obtaining his medical doctorate at Tübingen in 1909, he continued his education at the pharmacological institute in Freiburg im Breisgau and the physiological institutes in Cambridge and London. From 1910 to 1912 he was an assistant in the medical clinic in Tübingen, 1912-1919 assistant, respectively chief physician in the 1st medical clinic in Munich, where he was habilitated for internal medicine in 1914. In 1919 he moved to Halle as ausserordentlicher professor, becoming full professor in 1921. In 1922 he became professor and director of the medical policlinic in Greifswald, and in 1928 moved to the same tenure in Göttingen.


    In Handbuch der biologischen Arbeitsmethoden, Abt. 5, T. 4, 1, Berlin and Vienna, 1923:
  • Bestimmung des Blutdruckes.
  • Methode zur Aufnahme von Pulskurven.
  • Die dynamische Pulsuntersuchung.
  • Methoden zur Bestimmung von Volumschwankungen.
  • Die Bestimmung der Geschwindigkeit des Blutstromes.
  • Die Bestimmung des Schlagvolumens beim Tier.
  • Die Bestimmung des Druckes in den einzelnen Herzhöhlen.
  • Die Verzeichnung der Pulsation des herzens.
  • Technik der Blutanalyse nach Barcroft.
    Referring to Sir Joseph Barcroft (1872-1947).
    Handbuch der biologischen Arbeitsmethoden, Abt. 4 T. 10, Berlin and Vienna, 1926.
  • Die Arbeitsweise des Herzens.
    Handbuch der normalen und pathologischen Physiologie, volume 7,1. Berlin, 1926.
  • Krankheiten der Verdauungsorgane.
    Lehrbuch der inneren Medizin, volume 1. Berlin, 1931.
  • Krankheiten des Wasser- und Salzstoffwechsels.
    Lehrbuch der inneren Medizin, volume 2 Berlin, 1931.
  • Krankheiten der Nieren- und Harnwege sowie der männlichen Geschlechtsorgane.
    Lehrbuch der inneren Medizin, volume 2 Berlin, 1931.
  • Rudolf Magnus.
    Münchener medizinische Wochenschrift, 1927, 74: 1676-1677.
  • H. Veil:
    Nachruf auf Hermann Straub.
    Münchener medizinische Wochenschrift, 1938, 85: 1118-1119.

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