Journal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences

Started in 1946, the Journal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences is internationally recognized as one of the top publications in its field. The journal's coverage is broad, publishing the latest original research on the written beginnings of medicine in all its aspects. When possible and appropriate, it focuses on what practitioners of the healing arts did or taught, and how their peers, as well as patients, received and interpreted their efforts.

Quarterly: January, April, July, October.

ISSN (print): 
00225045
ISSN (online): 
14684373

Latest articles

Volume 71 (4)

Geoffrey Keynes's Two-Fold Vision: Medical Savant-Connoisseur and Literary Bibliographer
Kutcher, G., vol. 71 (4): 377-399
The Hidden History of a Famous Drug: Tracing the Medical and Public Acculturation of Peruvian Bark in Early Modern Western Europe (c. 1650-1720)
Klein, W., Pieters, T., vol. 71 (4): 400-421
The Pennsylvania Anatomy Act of 1883: Weighing the Roles of Professor William Smith Forbes and Senator William James McKnight
Wright, J. R., vol. 71 (4): 422-446
Waging War on Mosquitoes: Scientific Research and the Formation of Mosquito Brigades in French West Africa, 1899-1920
Strother, C., vol. 71 (4): 447-468
Clare Pilsworth. Healthcare in Early Medieval Northern Italy: More to Life than Leeches?
Graham, B., vol. 71 (4): 469-471
Matthew James Crawford. The Andean Wonder Drug: Cinchona Bark and Imperial Science in the Spanish Atlantic, 1630-1800
Newson, L. A., vol. 71 (4): 471-473
Sabine Arnaud. On Hysteria: The Invention of a Medical Category between 1670 and 1820
Meek, H., vol. 71 (4): 473-476
Stephen Brogan. The Royal Touch in Early Modern England: Politics, Medicine, and Sin.
Newton, H., vol. 71 (4): 476-478
John Rankin. Healing the African Body: British Medicine in West Africa 1800-1860
Osseo-Asare, A. D., vol. 71 (4): 478-480
Graham Mooney. Intrusive Interventions: Public Health, Domestic Space, and Infectious Disease Surveillance in England, 1840-1914
Myles McCray, L., vol. 71 (4): 480-482
Shauna Devine. Learning from the Wounded. The Civil War and the Rise of American Medical Science
Long, G., vol. 71 (4): 482-484
Jose Amador. Medicine and Nation Building in the Americas, 1890-1940
Zulawski, A., vol. 71 (4): 484-486
Anna Greenwood and Harshad Topiwala. Indian Doctors in Kenya, 1895-1940: The Forgotten History
Brennan, J. R., vol. 71 (4): 486-488
John C. Burnham. Healthcare in America: A History.
Mizelle, R. M., vol. 71 (4): 488-490
Jeffrey A. Lieberman with Ogi Ogas. Shrinks: The Untold Story of Psychiatry * Andrew Scull. Madness in Civilization: A Cultural History of Insanity, from the Bible to Freud, from the Madhouse to Modern Medicine
Gambino, M., vol. 71 (4): 490-495
Marius Turda and Aaron Gillette. Latin Eugenics in Comparative Perspective
Necochea, R., vol. 71 (4): 495-497
Barbara Mann Wall. Into Africa. A Transnational History of Catholic Medical Missions and Social Change
Grodz, S., vol. 71 (4): 497-499
Johanna Schoen. Abortion after Roe
Munro Prescott, H., vol. 71 (4): 499-501
Jessica Martucci. Back to the Breast: Natural Motherhood and Breastfeeding in America.
Freidenfelds, L., vol. 71 (4): 502-504
Robert Aronowitz. Risky Medicine: Our Quest to Cure Fear and Uncertainty
Olszewski, T. M., vol. 71 (4): 504-506