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Sir Herman David Weber - bibliography

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Biography

German physician in London, born December 30, 1823, Holzkirchen, Unterfranken; died November 11, 1918, London.

Bibliography

  • Cases of Cerebral Affection caused by Disease in the Region of the Nose and Eyes.
    Medico-Chirurgical Transactions, London, 1860, 43: 177.
  • A Contribution to the Pathology of the Pons Varolii.
    Medico-Chirurgical Transactions, London, 1861, 44: 151.
  • On the treatment of Phthisis by residence in elevated regions.
    Medico-Chirurgical Transactions, London, LII.
  • Ueber die Lähmungen nach Diphteria.
    Virchows Archiv für pathologische Anatomie und Physiologie und für klinische Medizin, Berlin, 1862, 25: 114-141; also 1863, 28: 489-527.
  • A Contribution to the Pathology of the Crura Cerebri.
    Medico-Chirurgical Transactions, London, 1863, 46: 121-140.
  • Notes on the Climate of the Swiss Alps and on some of their Health Resorts and Spas.
    Dublin Quarterly Journal of Medical Science, 1864, 37: 15-42, 333-364.
  • On the Curative Affects of Baths and Waters.
    ondon, 1875. An English translation of: Julius Braun (1821-1878): Systematisches Lehrbuch der Balneotherapie. 3rd. edition, 1871.
  • Klimatotherapie.
    In von Ziemssen: Handbuch der allgemeinen Therapie, Leipzig, 1880, volume 2, part 1, pp. 101-212; English translation, London, 1885; French, Paris, 1886, 1891.
  • Croonian Lectures on the Hygienic and Climatic Treatment of chronic pulmonary Phthisis.
    London, 1885; translated into French, German, Russian, and Swedish.
  • The Spas and Mineralwaters of Europe.
    With F. Parkes Weber; London, 1896.
    2nd edition entitled The Mineral Waters and Health Resorts of Europe. London, 1898.
    Translated into French, Paris, 1899.
    3rd edition, entitled Climotherapy and Balneotherapy, London, 1907.
    Translated into German, Berlin, 1907. French, Paris, 1910. Russian, St. Petersburg, 1908;
    Polish, Warsaw, 1909.
  • Zur Verhütung der Senilitas praecox.
    Zeitschrift für diätetische und physikalische Therapie, 1898, 1: 11.
  • Klima und Seereisen in der Behandlung der Tuberkulose.
    Bericht über den Kongress zur Bekämpfung der Tuberkulose als Volkskrankheit. Berlin, 1899.
  • Zur therapeutischen Verwertung der Seereisen. der eller von?
    Zeitschrift für diätetische und physikalische Therapie, 1900, 3: 18, 363.
  • On the Prevention of Tuberculosis.
    Tuberculosis, London, 1889/1901, pp. 9, 50, 101.
  • Seebäder und Seereisen.
    In the part on Thalassotherapy in Handbuch der physikalishen Therapie by A. Goldscheider and P. Jacob. Leipzig, 1901, volume 1, part 1, pp. 363-405.
  • Methode und Individuum in der Behandlung der Tuberkulose.
    Zeitschrift für Tuberkulose und Heilstättenwesen, 1901, 2: 286.
  • Sanatorien auf Inseln und am Meeresufer.
    Zeitschrift für diätetische und physikalische Therapie, 1901/1902, 5: 5-12.
  • On means for the Prolongation of Life.
    London, 1903, 1906, 1908, 1914, 1919.
    German translation in Deutsche medicinische Wochenschrift, Berlin, 1904 Nos. 18-21.
  • Old age. With F. Parkes Weber. Article.
  • Hydrotherapy and Balneotherapy.
    With F. Parkes Weber. Article.
  • Climate in the Treatment of Disease. With M. G. Foster.
    In Albutt and Rolleston: System of Medicine, 2nd edition, 1905: 181-211, 242-281, 289-342.
  • On the Influence of Muscular Exercise in Longevity.
    British Medical Journal, London, 1918, 1: 228, 358.

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