Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Nikolai N. Anichkov.

  • The First Russian Revolution: 1905-1913

    Philip R. Liebson Chicago, Illinois, United States   Within the years 1905-1913, three figures associated with the Imperial Military Medical Academy in St. Petersburg presented papers that provided the stepping-stones for the study of two major conditions leading to cardiovascular disease‚ÄĒhypertension and atherosclerosis. They created the seeds of a revolution that outlasted the more famous…