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 3 No 1 (2019)

Published: 2019-04-18

Original articles History of Medicine

The history of public healthcare in Russia

Vladimir A. Reshetnikov, Natalia V. Ekkert, Lorenzo Capasso, Evgeny V. Arsentyev, Maria S. Mikerova, Irina I Yukushina
Abstract 53 | PDF Downloads 45

Page 16-24

Letter to Editor History of Medicine

The History of Medicine told in four paintings

Barbara Pezzoni, Adelaide Tosi, Paola Badino
Abstract 43 | PDF Downloads 48

Page 25-28

Original articles Paleopathology

Paleopathological analysis of a probable case of Jarcho-Levin Syndrome from the 18th century northern Italy

Mirko Traversari, Carla Figus, Enrico Petrella, Sara Piciucchi, Antonino Vazzana, Elisabetta Cilli, Luca Saragoni, Stefano Benazzi
Abstract 60 | PDF Downloads 43

Page 39-45

Letter to Editor Paleopathology

Bioarcheology in the northwest Italy. Our experience

Omar Larentis, Ilaria Gorini
Abstract 36 | PDF Downloads 32

Page 46-47

Original articles Bioethics

Empathizing. A sharing of life

Patrizia Fughelli, Maurizio Zompatori
Abstract 25 | PDF Downloads 15

Page 48-51

Therapeutic choices and care of minors: a recent story

Linda Alfano, Alessandro Bonsignore, Rosagemma Ciliberti
Abstract 29 | PDF Downloads 31

Page 52-57

In memory

Book Reviews


Human Sciences?

Giuseppe Armocida
Abstract 30 | PDF Downloads 18

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