Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Wax anatomical models

  • Between Vesalius and the CAT scan

    Howard Fischer Uppsala, Sweden   Museo di Storia Naturale di Firenze, Zoologia “La Specola”, Florence, Italy. Wax anatomical models. September 2006. Photo by Daderot. Via Wikimedia. CC BY-SA 3.0. Scribe: noun. A person who copies documents, especially a person who made handwritten copies before the invention of printing. — dictionary.com   The first reliable anatomic drawings…