Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Nikolai N. Anichkov.

  • The First Russian Revolution: 1905–1913

    Philip R. LiebsonChicago, 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—hypertension and atherosclerosis. They created the seeds of a revolution that outlasted the more famous revolution of…