Biography Born 9 April 1809 in Dublin 1825 – started studying for the bar at Trinity College, Dublin but was advised to switch to medicine the following year after his father’s death, a former president and professor of surgery and anatomy at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) 1829 – graduated B.A at […]
Moritz Heinrich Romberg (1795-1873) was a German neurologist. Eponym: Romberg Test, Parry-Romberg syndrome and Howship–Romberg sign
James Parkinson (1755 – 1824) was an English surgeon, apothecary, palaeontologist, geologist and political activist.
Marshall Hall (1790-1857) was an English physician, physiologist and humanitarian
Romberg test initially described in tabes dorsalis; now as a feature of all proprioceptive disorders of the legs or neuropathies involving dorsal columns.