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Bruno Kisch - bibliography

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Austrian physiologist, born August 28, 1890, Prague; died 1966.


  • Fachausdrücke der physikalischen Chemie.
    Berlin and Vienna, 1919; 2nd edition, 1923.
  • Physiologie des äusseren und mittleren Ohres.
    Handbuch der Neurologie des Ohres. Volume 1. Berlin and Vienna, 1924.
  • Kreislauf.
    In: Albrecht Bethe (1872-1954) et al: Handbuch der normalen und pathologischen Physiologie. Volume 7, 1. Berlin, 1926.
  • Pharmakologie des Herzens.
    Handbuch der normalen und pathologischen Physiologie. Volume 7, 2. Berlin, 1927.
  • Naturwissenschaft und Weltanschauung. Leipzig, 1931.
  • Der Herzalternans. Dresden and Leipzig, 1932.

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