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Herbert Assmann - bibliography

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Biography

German internist, born November 25, 1882, Danzig; died 1950.

Bibliography

  • Erfahrungen über die Röntgenuntersuchung der Lungen unter besonderer Berücksichtigung anatomischer Kontrollen.
    Arbeiten aus der medizinischen Kliniks Lepizig. Jena, 1914; 4th edition, 1929.
  • Die Röntgendiagnostik der inneren Erkrankungen.
    Leipzig, F.C.W. Vogel, 1921. 696 p.
  • Die klinische Röntgendiagnostik der inneren Erkrankunen.
    2nd revised and enlarged edition, Leipzig, F.C.W. Vogel, 1922. 795 pages.
    3rd revised and expanded edition, Leipzig, F.C.W. Vogel, 1924. 910 pages.
    4th revised and expanded edition, Leipzig, F.C.W. Vogel, 1929. 1071 pages.
  • Frühinfiltrat.
    Ergebnisse der gesamten Tuberkuloseforschung, 1930, 1: 115-194.

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