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Ludwig Halberstädter - bibliography

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German radiologist, born December 9, 1876, Beuthen, Oberschlesien; died August 20, 1949, New York.


  • Hautkrankheiten und Syphilis im Säuglings- und Kindesalter.
    Ein Atlas. Mit 123 Farbigen Abbildungen auf 56 Tafeln nach Moulagen von F.Kolbow, A. Tempelhoff und M. Landsberg.
    Heinrich Finkelstein (1865-1942), Eugen Emanuel Galewsky (1864-1935) and L. Halberstädter, publishers.
    Berlin, Verlag von Julius Springer, 1922. 2nd edition 1924.
  • Mikrobiologische Grundlagen der Strahlentherapie.
    In Handbuch der gesamten Strahlenheilkunde. Volume I. Munich, 1928.
  • Allgemein biologische und schädigende wirkungen der Röntgenstrahlen.
    In Handbuch der Hautkrankheiten. Volume 5, 2. Berlin, 1929. Biographical:
  • Isidor Fischer (1869-1943), publisher:
    Biographisches Lexikon der hervorragenden Ärzte der letzten fünfzig Jahre.
    Berlin – Wien, Urban & Schwarzenberg, 1932.
  • Albrecht Scholz:
    The 100th birthday of Ludwig Halberstaedter (1876-1949) Dermatologist and radiologist.
    Dermatologische Monatsschrift, Leipzig, December 1976, 162 (12): 1015-1025.
  • Barry G. Firkin and Judith A. Whitworth:
    Dictionary of Medical Eponyms.
    The Parthenon Publishing Group. 1989. New edition in 2002.
  • Albrecht Scholz and Sven Eppinger:
    The fate of Germany's Jewish dermatologists in the period of National Socialism.
    International Journal of Dermatology, September 1999, 38 (9): 716.
  • S. Eppinger, M. Meurer, A Scholz:
    The emigration of Germany's Jewish dermatologists in the period of National Socialism.
    Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology, September 2003, 17 (5): 525.
  • Albrecht Scholz, W. Burgdorf:
    The exodus of German dermatologists and their contributions to their adopted countries. Clinics in Dermatology, 2005, 23 (5): 520-526.

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