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Gerhard Rudolph Edmund Meyer-Schwickerath - bibliography

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Biography

German ophthalmologist, born September 10, 1920, Elberfeld, Wuppertal; died January 20, 1992, Essen.

Bibliography

  • Theorie und Praxis der modernen Schielbehandlung. Stuttgart : Enke, 1984.
  • Viskochirurgie des Auges. Stuttgart : Enke, 1984
  • Postoperative Behandlung in der augenärztlichen Praxis. Stuttgart : Enke, 1982
  • Grenzen der konservativen Therapie, Indikationen zu operativen Eingriffen in der Augenheilkunde. Stuttgart : Enke, 1982.
  • Moderne Probleme der Erkrankungen der Lider und des Tränenapparates.
    Stuttgart : Enke, 1978. Biographical:
  • Wolfgang Hippe:
    Gerhard Meyer-Schwickerath, Staatspreisträger des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen 1989.
    On http://www.geschichte.nrw.de/artikel.php?artikel[id]=565&lkz=de, a website for the history of Nordrhein-Westfalen.
  • Ludwig E. Feinendegen:
    Nachruf auf Gerd Meyer-Schwickerath.
    In: Rhein.-Westfäl. Akademie d. Wiss., Düsseldorf: Jahrbuch 1992 (1993), pp. 57-58
  • Peter Voswinckel:
    Meyer-Schwickerath, Gerhard.
    In: Neue Deutsche Biographie, volume 17: 384 f. Berlin: Duncker & Humblot, 1994.
  • Selma Meyer:
    Gerhard Meyer-Schwickerath.
    In: Neue Deutsche Biographie. Bd 17, Berlin 1994, pp. 372-373/384-385.
  • Sibylle Scholtz:
    Dr. Gerhaerd Meyer-Schwickeerath – seine Geschichte von der "gefangenen Sonne".
    Deutsche Optikerzeitung, Heidcelberg, 2006 (2): 28 f.
  • Home page of the Natgional Academy of Sciences, Washington.
    http://www.beyonddiscovery.org/content/view.page.asp?I=402
  • Wikipedia – the online dictionary.

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