An Interactive Annotated World Bibliography of Printed and Digital Works in the History of Medicine and the Life Sciences from Circa 2000 BCE to 2022 by Fielding H. Garrison (1870-1935), Leslie T. Morton (1907-2004), and Jeremy M. Norman (1945- ) Traditionally Known as “Garrison-Morton”

15875 entries, 13820 authors and 1929 subjects. Updated: March 31, 2023

WALKHOFF, Friedrich Otto

2 entries
  • 12986

Microphotographischer Atlas der normalen Histologie menschliecher Zähne.

Hagen, Germany: Hermann Risel, 1894.

Walkhoff was one of the first to employ microphotography to illustrate dental histology.

Subjects: DENTISTRY › Dental Anatomy & Physiology
  • 12985

Das Problem der dentalen Fokalinfektion und ihre Bekämpfung durch die konservierende Zahnheilkunde.

Jena: Gustav Fischer, 1931.

With physicist Fritz Giesel, Walkhoff on December 28, 1895 Walkhoff did the first dental radiograph on his own teeth. Later, Walkhoff was "responsible for the shift to an everyday use of camphorated chlorophenol to sterilise the canals" (Xavier Riaud, "The first dental radiograph (1896)"

See also Walkhoff, "Gutachten über die Wirkung des Chlorphenol-Kampfer-Menthols," Zahnärztliche Rundschau, 39, (1930). 

Subjects: DENTISTRY › Endodontics, IMAGING › X-ray