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Jean-Henri-Adolphe d'Espine - bibliography

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Biography

Swiss paediatrician, born February 20, 1846, Geneva; died 1930.

Bibliography

  • Contributions à l’étude de la septicémie puerpérale.
    Doctoral thesis. Paris, 1872.
  • Manuel pratique des maladies de l’enfance. With C. Picot. Paris, 1877; 2nd edition, 1880; German translation by S. Ehrenhaus, Leipzig, 1878.
    6th edition as: Traité pratique des maladies de l’enfance. 1899
  • Contribution à l’étude de la pneumonie infantile.
    Revue de médecine, Paris, volume 8, 1888.
  • Observation de cirrhose infantile. Association franç. Besançon, 1893.
  • Sur le streptococque scarlatineux.
    Comptes rendus de l’Académie des sciences, Paris,1895, volume 120.
  • Observations de cirrhose biliaire chez un nouveau-né.
    Bulletin de la Société anatomique de Paris, 1879.
  • Observations d’hypertrophie du cerveau avec sclérose bulbaire chez un enfant.
    Revue de médecine, Paris, volume 1, 1881.
  • Essai de cardiographie clinique pour servir à l’étude des modifications du premier bruit des chocs multiples. Revue de médecine, Paris, volume 2. 1882.
  • De l’importance de la recherche du bacille de Löffler pour le diagnostic entre les angines diphtériques et les angines simples. Revue de médecine, Paris, volume 8, 1888.
  • Vaccine généralisée à forme éruptive. With D. Sandin.
    Archiv für Kinderheilkunde, Stuttgart, volume 26, 1899.

  • August Hirsch, publisher:
    Biographisches Lexikon der hervorragenden Ärzte aller Zeiten und Völker.
    Urban & Schwarzenberg. 2nd edition. Berlin, 1929. First published in 6 volumes 1884-1888. 3rd edition, München 1962.

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