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Francis Arthur Bainbridge - bibliography

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English physiologist, born July 29, 1874, Stockton-on-Tees, county of Cleveland; died October 27, 1921.


  • On some cardiac reflexes.
    Journal of Physiology, London, 1914, 48: 322-340.
  • The influence of venous filling upon the rate of the heart.
    Journal of Physiology, Cambridge, 1915, 50: 65-84.
  • Essentials of physiology. With Menzies. London, 1914.
  • The physiology of muscular exercise. 1919. Biographical:
  • Who Was Who 1916-1928. London, 1929.
  • Isidor Fischer, publisher:
    Biographisches Lexikon der hervorragenden Ärzte der letzten fünfzig Jahre.
    Berlin – Wien, Urban & Schwarzenberg, 1932.
  • Barry G. Firkin and Judith A. Whitworth:
    Dictionary of Medical Eponyms.
    The Parthenon Publishing Group. 1989. New edition in 2002.

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