About the Journal

MEDICINA HISTORICA is the new official journal of the Italian Society of History of Medicine. The Journal started in 1910 as Rivista di Storia delle Scienze Mediche e Naturali, and it changed its title in Rivista di Storia della Medicina in 1957. The Journal continues focusing on the history of medicine, in all its aspects. The Medicina Historica publishes original and significant articles on H
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Current Issue

Vol. 4 No. 1 (2020)

Published: 2020-03-25

Editorial

Di nuovo una storia vecchia. L’emergenza Coronavirus

Giuseppe Armocida
Abstract 131 | PDF Downloads 60

Page 5-6

Original articles: History of Medicine

The tumor-endothelium cell interaction in pioneering studies and the revisited concept on the angiogenesis process during tumor progression and metastasis

Manuela Rizzi, Matteo Gallazzi, Francesca Tosetti, Lorenzo Mortara
Abstract 38 | PDF Downloads 31

Page 20-28

Original articles: Bioethics

Meaning and role of medical deontology today

Mario Picozzi
Abstract 55 | PDF Downloads 41

Page 55-60

Case report: Paleopathology

Paleopathology of a 19th century nobleman from Popoli, central Italy

Luca Ventura, Gino Fornaciari, Antonio Calabrese, Lorenzo Arrizza, Antonio Fornaciari
Abstract 80 | PDF Downloads 59

Page 29-34

Letter to Editor: Paleopathology

Toward the valorization of our anthropological and paleopathological heritage. The musealization of the osteoarchaeological contexts

Marta Licata, Omar Larentis, Paola Badino, Roberta Fusco, Chiara Tesi
Abstract 46 | PDF Downloads 26

Page 45-46

Case report: History of Medicine

A memory of Solferino (“Un souvenir de Solferino”) in Italy. The role of a book on the origin of Italian Red Cross Society

Duccio Vanni, Fabio Fabbricatore, Paolo Vanni, Simone Vanni
Abstract 41 | PDF Downloads 19

Page 7-12

A “pithecoid feature” in skulls confirming possible neuro-psychiatric disorders. The diagnoses of an anthropologist of the nineteenth century

Rosagemma Ciliberti, Anna Siri, Silvia Iorio, Liliana Lorettu
Abstract 42 | PDF Downloads 33

Page 39-44

Letter to Editor: Bioethics

Human Sciences?

Lorenzo Capasso
Abstract 48 | PDF Downloads 22

Page 61-62

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