Sir George Frederic Still (1868-1941) English paediatrician. Described as the ‘father of British paediatrics’. Still’s disease, Still’s murmur
Bernard Lown (1921 – ) American cardiologist, activist and inventor. Developed DC cardioversion. Nobel Peace prize winner. Eponym: Lown-Ganong-Levine
Sir Leonard Erskine Hill (1866 – 1952) was an English physiologist. Remembered for Hill’s sign first described in 1909
Carl Jakob Adolf Christian Gerhardt (1833 – 1902) was a German physician. Eponymously affiliated with a sign a law and a reaction
Heinrich Irenaeus Quincke (1842 – 1922) was a German physician. Quincke’s name is eponymous with Quincke’s pulse (1868), Quiuncke’s oedema (1882), Quincke’s achorion (1886), and Quincke’s puncture (1891).
Raymond de Vieussens (*1641 – 1715) was a French anatomist. He is renowned for his pioneering work on cardiac and nervous system anatomy.
Camillo Bozzolo (1845-1920) was an Italian pathologist and physician. Bozzolo sign (1887) Visible pulsation of the arteries within the nasal mucosa.
Duroziez-type murmur observed with the patients arm subjected to various temperatures of water and by applying a subdiastolic pressure below the auscultation site, to help differentiate between aortic insufficiency and peripheral vasodilatation.