About the Journal

MEDICINA HISTORICA is the new official journal of the Italian Society of History of Medicine. The Journal started in 1910 as Rivista di Storia delle Scienze Mediche e Naturali, and it changed its title in Rivista di Storia della Medicina in 1957. The Journal continues focusing on the history of medicine, in all its aspects. The Medicina Historica publishes original and significant articles on H
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Current Issue

Vol 2 No 3 (2018)

Published: 2018-12-17

Editorial

Knowledge of the history of medicine helps to humanize care

Giuseppe Armocida
Abstract 31 | PDF Downloads 30

Page 115-116

Original articles History of Medicine

Magic, science and morality in renaissance humanist medicine and psychiatry

Marta Licata, Ilaria Gorini, Valeria Schiavone, Rosagemma Ciliberti
Abstract 30 | PDF Downloads 49

Page 117-125

1978-2018. The Basaglia Law forty years after

Mario Augusto Maieron
Abstract 28 | PDF Downloads 29

Page 133-144

Bodies for science. The display of human statues for educational purposes

Francesca Monza, Silvia Iorio
Abstract 38 | PDF Downloads 26

Page 145-151

The story of a vitamin for bone health that upgraded to hormone for systemic good health

Daniela Gallo, Eliana Piantanida, Paola Badino, Lorenzo Mortara
Abstract 20 | PDF Downloads 29

Page 152-160

Letter to Editor History of Medicine

A wolf howling at the sun: a historic perspective of actinotherapy in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Giuseppe Maggioni, Andrea Cozza
Abstract 20 | PDF Downloads 37

Page 161-162

Original articles Bioethics

Book Reviews

Letter to Editor Paleopathology

The “Mummy of Erba”: A study proposal for the analysis of a mummified Egyptian specimen

Roberta Fusco, Omar Larentis, Barbara Cermesoni, Annamaria Ravagnan, Chiara Tesi
Abstract 37 | PDF Downloads 43

Page 163-165

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