Edward Hand Medical Heritage Foundation
  Articles on the History of Medicine in Lancaster County:
 

The Annual EHMHF Medical Symposium. The Hx of Cardiology in Lancaster County.

Speakers: William McCann, MD, John Slovak, MD, Neil Clark, MD, and Mark Burlingame, MD


A Brief History of Bloodletting

By Timothy Bell
This article was published in the Journal of Lancaster General Hospital, Penn Medicine, Lancaster General Health, Vol 11, no. 4. Winter, 2016, and is printed with the permission of the publisher.


The Lancaster County Cholera Epidemic of 1854 and the Challenge to the Miasma Theory of Disease (2013)

John B. Osborne, PhD
Professor of History, Millersville University
Originally published in the Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography 133 (2009)


History of Dermatology in Lancaster County

By Mary Kegel, M.D.


Drug Supplies in the American Revolution

By George B. Griffenhagen


History of Gastroenterology in Lancaster County

By David Weston, M.D. and James Fred Young, M.D.


History of Lancaster County Pennsylvania Med Men

By Franklin Ellis & Samuel Evans
Excerpt from History of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, published in 1883


Medical Oncology in Lancaster

By Dr. Robert Gottlieb


The History of Nephrology (2014)

John J. Schubert, MD


History of Nephrology in Lancaster County: 1995-2015

By Laurence E. Carroll MD, FASN, FNKF


A History of Ophthalmology in
Lancaster County (2012)

Paul H. Ripple, MD and
John H. Bowman, MD, Department of Ophthalmology, Lancaster General Hospital


A History of Psychiatry

S. Kendrick Eshleman, III, M.D.


History of Pulmonary Medicine in
Lancaster County, Pennsylvania (2012)

Harshadkumar B. Patel, MD
Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Lancaster General Hospital


History of Radiology in Lancaster County (2012)

Andrew Koch, MD
Department of Radiology, Lancaster General Hospital


Medicine: The Changing Scene (2013)

The Honorable Wilson Bucher, Retired, Lancaster County Court of Common Pleas
Originally published in the Journal of the Lancaster Historical Society


The Pow Wow Doctor

Reprinted from the Examiner & Herald, January 19, 1876.


Historical Perspective of the Level II Trauma Center at Lancaster General Hospital

Frederick B. Rogers, MD, MS, FACS
Frederick Beyer, MD, FACS Brian Gross, BS


The History of Urology in Lancaster (2013)

Marvin C. Daley, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Department of Urology, Regional Medical Center of Lancaster