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Marcus Gerbezius - bibliography

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Austrian (Slovenian) physician, born October 24, 1658, St. Vid, near Stiena; died March 9, 1718, Laibach in the Austrian Duchy of Krain.


  • Pulsus mira inconstantia.
    Miscellanea curiosa, sive Ephemeridum medico-physicarum Germanicum Academiae Caesareo-Leopoldinae Naturae,1691, Norimbergae, 1692, 10: 115-118. The journal title is uncertain.
    First reported case of temporary cardiac arrest with syncopal attacks - the condition known as Adams- Stokes syndrome.

  • Chronologia medico-practica exactam temporum, aurae tempestatum etc. descriptionem continens. Frankfurt, 1713.
    In this work, Gerbec discusses the importance of meterological influences on the course of diseases.
  • I. Pintar:
    Dr. Marko Gerbec.
    Razprave. Slovenska akademija znanosti in umetnosti, classis IV, pars medica, 3 (1963), 1 - 40 -- contains a review of biographical literature.
  • H. Tartalja:
    Der slowenische Arzt Dr. Marko Gerbec als Vorgänger der Fermentationslehre.
    In: Vorträge der Hauptversammulng der Internationalen Gesellschaft für Geschichte der Pharmazie (Rotterdam, 1963), (Stuttgart, 1965): 173 -180 Medicinska enciklopedija.
  • N. Flaxman:
    The History of Heart-Block.
    Bulletin of the Institute of the History of Medicine, Baltimore, 1937, 5: 115-130.
  • B. Volavsek, editor:
    Marko Gerbec. Marcus Gerbezius 1658–1718. Syndroma Gerbezius-Morgagni-Adams-Stokes.
    Ljubljana, 1977.
  • Jeremy M. Norman, editor:
    Morton’s Medical Bibliography. An annotated Check-list of Texts Illustrating the History of Medicine (Garrison and Morton). Fifth edition. Scolar Press, 1991.
  • Richard S. Westfall:
    Gerbezius, Marcus [Marko Gerbec]. The Galileo Project on the Internet.

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