Louis Hamman

Louis Virgil Hamman (1877 – 1946) was an American physician.

  • Born December 21
  • 1895 – BA, Rock Hill College in Ellicott City, Maryland
  • 1901 – MD, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
  • Died

Medical Eponyms

Hamman-Rich syndrome (1933)

With Arnold R Rich

Hamman syndrome (1939)

Major Publications



the person behind the name

Emergency physician MA (Oxon) MBChB (Edin) FACEM FFSEM with a passion for rugby; medical history; medical education; and asynchronous learning #FOAMed evangelist. Co-founder and CTO of Life in the Fast lane | Eponyms | Books | Twitter |

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