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Georges de Morsier - bibliography

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Biography

Swiss neurologist, born Februar 25, 1894, Paris; died January 9, 1982, Geneva.

Bibliography

  • Les trémulations fibrillaires et la contracture rigide du cœur.
    Medical thesis, Geneva 1922.
  • L'enseignement de neurologie.
    In : La faculté de Médecine de Genève 1876-1976. Genève 1978. p. 86-89.
  • Bernard Ducret, Isabelle Aubert, editors:
    Catalogue des ouvrages, articles et mémoires publiés par le corps professoral de l'Université de Genève 1968 à 1972. Genève 1973, page 377. Obituaries:
  • Theodor Ott, in: Archives Suisses de Neurologie, 1982, 131: 228-230
  • Jean Starobinski:
    Georges de Morsier (1894-1982). Gesnerus 1983, 40: 335-338.

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