From issue to e-journal

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How was research done before the digital revolution? And what did a printed magazine look like?

Immerse yourself in the history of the medical journal with the new exhibition in the Main Library - Medicine Careum.

  • Four questions to Hanna Bös, E-Media Department of the Main Library What is the daily business of the Main Library’s E-media Department? We acquire all e-media for the UZH – i.e. electronic journals, ...

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  • When did you publish your first article? In which journal? I wrote my first article – as a first author – during my PhD at the Department of Neurology here in Zurich in 2005. The fist author of an ...

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  • In February 1978, the Lancet published a report by Andreas Grüntzig on the successful operation of coronary arteries with balloon catheters. Although published in the category «Letters to the editor», ...

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  •   At the Burghölzli At the beginning of the 20th century, the Burghölzli psychiatric clinic was the scene of developments in psychiatry that were of worldwide importance. Eugen Bleuler was ...

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  •   At the Cantonal hospital Theodor Billroth came to Zurich from Berlin in 1860 as a young surgeon. The medical faculty had taken considerable effort to appoint the ambitious student of the well- ...

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  • The beginnings of the medical journal The first scientific journals with medical content were published in the 17th century. Preconditions were created with the invention of the newspaper and the ...

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