Dr Mike Cadogan

Emergency physician MA (Oxon) MBChB (Edin) FACEM FFSEM with a passion for rugby; medical history; medical education; and informatics. Asynchronous learning #FOAMed evangelist. Co-founder and CTO of Life in the Fast lane | Eponyms | Books | vocortex |
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Paul Langerhans
Paul Wilhelm Heinrich Langerhans (1847 - 1888) was a German pathologist, physiologist and biologist. Langerhans cell (1868) of the immune system, and islets of Langerhans (1869) in the pancreas
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Edith Potter
Edith Louise Potter (1901 - 1993) was an American pediatric pathologist. Potter facies (1946); Potter syndrome; Potter syndrome; Potter sequence; and the Potter classification of polycystic kidney disease (1964)
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De-eponymification
The Eponymictionary records historical signs, syndromes, conditions, procedures and classifications eponymously named. We review 2000 *common eponyms, the person behind their origin, history, accuracy, relevance today
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Women Pioneers
Pioneer women in medicine.. Searchable database of female eponyms recording historical signs, syndromes, conditions, procedures and classifications eponymously named. We review 2000 *common eponyms, the person behind their origin, history, accuracy, relevance today.
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Elisabeth H. Winterhalter
Elisabeth Hermine Winterhalter (1856 - 1952) was a German gynecologist and surgeon. Pioneer physician; neuroanatomy researcher; leader of the feminist movement; and one of the first female surgeons in Germany