Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: gastroscope

  • Through hardship comes success—Life of Adolph Kussmaul

    Hina Haq Cayon, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Caribbean   Adolph Kussmaul. University of Kansas Medical Center Department of History and Philosophy of Medicine. Via Wikimedia. Adolph Kussmaul was born in Graben, Germany in 1822.1 He came from a long line of physicians and grew up in a beautiful place where miles of lush vegetation stretched…