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Alfred Wolff-Eisner - bibliography

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Biography

German physician, born August 25, 1877, Berlin; died 1948.

Bibliography

    With Martin Klimmer (1873-1943) he published:
  • Handbuch der Serumtherapie und Serumdiagnostik in der Veterinärmedizin. 2 volumes, Leipzig, 1911. Alone he published:
  • Handbuch der experimentellen Therapie, Serum- und Chemotherapie.
    Munich, 1912; 2nd edition, 1926; supplementary volume, 1931. Works:
  • Ueber eine Methode zur Untersuchung des lebenden Knochenmarks von Thieren und über das Bewegungsvermögen der Myelocyten.
    Deutsche medizinische Wochenschrift, 1903, 29: 165-167.
    Wolff-Eisner trephined the tibia and femur of experimental animals and suggested biopsy of bone marrow as a clinical procedure.
  • Das Heufieber, sein Wesen and seine Behandlung.
    München, 1906. Translated into Spanish.
    Wolff-Eisner coined the terms pollen disease and pollen sensitivity. He suggested that hay-fever might be a form of hypersensitivity or anaphylaxis in the nose and four years later Samuel James Meltzer (1851-1920) made a similar suggestion for asthma.
  • Die Ophthalmo- und Kutan-Diagnose der Tuberkulose. Würzburg, 1908.
  • Frühdiagnose und Tuberkulose-Immunität.
    Würzburg, 1909. Translated into Russian.
  • Klinische Immunitätslehre und Serodiagnostik. Jena, 1910.
  • Handbuch der experimentellen Serumtherapie. München, J. F. Lehmann, 1910.
  • Die Prognosen-Stellung bei der Lungentuberkulose.
    With Desider von Kuthy-Okolicsányi (1869-1947). Hungarian: Dezső Okolicsányi-Kuthy. Berlin and Vienna, 1914.
  • Tuberkulose-Diagnostik und -Therapie. Leipzig, 1921.
  • Die Gerson Sauerbruch Tuberkulose Diät im Urteil der Fachkritik.
    Beiträge zur Klinik der Tuberkulose, 1930, 73: 829-834.
  • P. Voswinckel:
    Grabstein vor dem Verfall bewahrt. In memoriam Professor Alfred Wolff-Eisner (1877-1948), jüdischer Pionier der Pollenkrankheit.
    Allergologie, 1988, 11: 41-46.
We thank Patrick Jucker-Kupper, Switzerland, for information submitted.

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