Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Pulse and urine

  • Pulse and urine

    This image portrays the common theme of a physician feeling the patient’s pulse and examining the urine at the bedside. It is reminiscent of other paintings, such as the one by Trophime Bigot, all made in the days when all clinical information was obtained during the doctor’s visit in the patient’s home. A physician at…