AAmbulance, Antibody Labeling Agent, Antiseptics, Apgar Score, Artificial Heart, Aspirin
BBand-Aids, Blood Bank
CCardiac Related, Cataract Laserphaco Probe, Catheter, Catscan, Cloning, Contact Lenses, Cortisone, CPR
DDentistry, Diabetes Related, Dialysis Machine, Disposable Diapers
E,F,GEKG Electrocardiography, Fetal Monitor, Genetics, Glasses (Eye)
HHeart Lung Machine, Hepatitis Vaccine, HIV Protease Inhibitors
I,K,LInsulin Process, Laser Eye Surgery, Liposuction
MMicrobiology Related, Microscope, MRI
N,ONystatin, Oral Contraceptives
P,Q,RPap Smear, Pasteurization, Penicillin, Pentothal, Polio Vaccine, Prosthetic, Prozac, Respirator
SOn June 5, 1984, the "Safety Cap for Medicine Bottle" (Child-Proof) was patented by Ronald Kay, Safety Pin, Silicon Chip Blood Analyzer, Smart Pill, Stethoscope, Syringe
TTagamet, Tampons, Tetracycline, Thermometer
U,V,Ultrasound, Vaccination Needle, Viagra, Vitamin Production
History of MedicineThe History of Medicine
Photos and illustrations from medical history.
The History of Medicine
A timeline of medical discoveries, inventions, advances, and events from prehistoric times to the present.
History of Medicine
A museum dedicated to collecting 20th century medical research instruments and computers at the National Institutes of Health.
Ancient Medicine: From Homer to Vesalius
An on-line exhibition prepared in conjunction with the Colloquium "Antiqua Medicina: Aspects in Ancient Medicine"
Andreas Vesalius' De Humani Corporis Fabrica, 1543
Modern medicine began in 1543 with the publication of the first complete textbook of human anatomy, "De Humanis Corporis Fabrica" by Andreas Vesalius (1514-1564).