Volume 8, Issue 1 - Winter 2016 ISSN 2155-3017
Published in Chicago by the Hektoen Institute of Medicine
We invite you to participate in the Fourth Hektoen Grand Prix Essay Competition.
Winners will receive prizes of $1,500 and have their articles published in Hektoen International. Please view the competition guidelines for further details.
We celebrate our seventh anniversary with fascinating articles on art and anatomy in Frontispiece as well as others on well-known hospitals, psychology, science, and surgery. We also encourage our readers to scan the various sections of Hektorama for other articles published there in the past few months. Several of these articles have also been featured in our monthly emails, Twitter, or Facebook.
Art FlashesA painful but tender embrace: Robert..., Caroline Wellbery
Obesity and art, Bojana Cokić
Shepherd with a goiter, Sally Metzler
AnatomyBernardino Genga - the artistic nature..., Alexandra Mavrodi & George Paraskevas
Mondino de' Liuzzi, Anna Lantz
Andreas Vesalius: an anatomical pop-up, Anna Lantz
Famous HospitalsPennsylvania Hospital, Hannah Joyner
The General Infirmary at Leeds, JMS Pearce
San Francisco General Hospital: treating AIDS..., Jared T. Griffin
Psychiatry & PsychologyHeinz Lehmann and the dawn of..., Benjamin Chin-Yee
Photography of La Salpêtrière at the..., Adela Janickova
A Twice-Told Tale: Nabokov and Moore..., Carol Levine
ScienceThe first clinical trial and controlled..., Wladimir Alonso, Steven Zhixiang Zhou, and Cynthia Schuck-Paim
Santorio Santorio – physician, physiologist, and..., Sue Reeves
Histone acetylation a half century..., Beatriz GT Pogo
SurgeryThink like a surgeon, Violet Kieu
Sushruta: the ancient Indian surgeon, Satish Saroshe
Locard's principle and the surgeon, Sukanya Sam