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Gordon Morgan Holmes - bibliography

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Irish neurologist, born February 22, 1876, Dublin; died December 29, 1965, Farnham, Surrey.


  • G. M. Holmes:
    A case of virilism associated with a suprarenal tumour: recovery after its removal.
    Quarterly Journal of Medicine, Oxford, 1925, 18: 143-152.
  • Henry Head, G. M. Holmes:
    Sensory disturbances from cerebral lesions.
    Brain, Oxford, 1911, 34: 102-254.
    First systematic account of the functions of the thalamus and its relationship to the cerebral cortex. Reprinted in Studies in Neurology, 1920.
  • Henry Head, William Halse Rivers (1864-1922), G. Holmes, James Sherren, Harold Theodore Thompson (1878-1935), George Riddoch (1888-1947):
    Studies in Neurology.
    2 volumes. London, H. Frowde, Hodder & Stoughton, 1920.
    Reprint, with modifications and additions, of seven papers published in the journal Brain between 1905 and 1918 by these authors.
  • B. G. Parsons-Smith:
    Sir Gordon Holmes. In: F. C. Rose, W. F. Bynum, editors: Historical Aspects of the Neurosciences. New York, Raven Press, pp. 357-370.
  • G.M. Holmes:
    The Natunal Hospital 1860–1948. Edinburgh & London, E & S Livingstone Ltd., 1954. Obituaries:
  • British Medical Journal, 1966, 1: 111-112.
  • Journal of the Neurological Sciences, Amsterdam, 1967, 5: 185-192.
We thank C.J.B. Martin for information submitted.

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