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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John B. Murphy
John Benjamin Murphy (1857 - 1916) was an American physician and abdominal surgeon. Murphy’s Sign (1903); Murphy's triad; Murphy's punch test and many more
Gabriele Falloppio (1523 – 1562) 340
Gabriele Falloppio
Gabriele Falloppio (1523 – 1562) was an Italian physician and anatomist. Father of the condom to protect against STD's (specifically syphilis) Fallopian tube
Paul Wilhelm Heinrich Langerhans (1847 - 1888) 340
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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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.
Gertrud Hurler (1889 - 1965) 340
Gertrud Hurler
Gertrud Hurler (1889 - 1965) was an Austrian-German pediatrician. Hurler Syndrome (1919) - Mucopolysaccharidosis I (MPS I)