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Medicina Historica. Studies in History, Paleopathology, Bioethics and Anthropology of Health 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 field, in all its aspects. Medicina Historica publishes original and significant artic
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Current Issue

Vol. 6 No. 2 (2022)

Published: 26-08-2022


The international dialogue of human sciences

Marta Licata
Abstract 37 | PDF Downloads 31

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Review articles: History of Medicine

Original articles: History of Medicine

Historical micronutrient psychiatry: descriptive analysis of patients with pellagra admitted to the "San Lazzaro" asylum in Reggio Emilia (Italy) in the decade 1901-1910

Luca Pingani, Anna Garagnani, Mattia Marchi, Chiara Bombardieri, Gian Maria Galeazzi
Abstract 51 | PDF Downloads 68

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Short report: History of Medicine

From pathologist to surgeon: the surgical tools inventions and techniques of Lodovico Brunetti

Giovanni Magno, Fabio Zampieri, Alberto Zanatta
Abstract 37 | PDF Downloads 27

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Original articles: Bioethics

Parenting, between radicalism and ideology

Linda Alfano, Liliana Lorettu, Roberta Monteleone, Rosagemma Ciliberti
Abstract 17 | PDF Downloads 17

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Case report: Paleopathology

A retrospective study on the artificial mummification of the Blessed Andrea da Montereale (AD 1479)

Luca Ventura, Mirko Traversari, Noemi Sabatini, Elisabetta Cilli, Giacomo Telera, Maurizio Ripani
Abstract 52 | PDF Downloads 23

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Letter to Editor: History of Medicine

Green Pass versus Health Faiths. To travel in confidence with public health

Omar Larentis
Abstract 22 | PDF Downloads 19

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Letter to Editor: Bioethics

Abortion and privacy: the importance to respect maternal choices regarding the burial of the fetus

Chiara Tesi, Alessandro Bonsignore, Francesca Buffelli, Francesco Ventura
Abstract 23 | PDF Downloads 19

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