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”

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BEAUMONT, William

3 entries
  • 987.1

A case of wounded stomach [by Joseph Lovell].

Medical Recorder, 8, 14-19, 840, 1825.

Beaumont’s first report on Alexis St. Martin was accidentally published under the name of Joseph Lovell, Surgeon-General of the U.S. Army. See No. 989.



Subjects: GASTROENTEROLOGY › Anatomy & Physiology of Digestion
  • 987.2

Further experiments on the case of Alexis San Martin, who was wounded in the stomach by a load of buckshot.

Medical Recorder, 9, 94-97, 1826.

In this and No. 987.1 Beaumont first described his revolutionary experiments on Alexis St. Martin. He continued these researches and published his monograph in 1833. See No. 989.



Subjects: GASTROENTEROLOGY › Anatomy & Physiology of Digestion
  • 989

Experiments and observations on the gastric juice, and the physiology of digestion.

Plattsburgh, NY: F. P Allen, 1833.

Alexis St. Martin, a Canadian half-breed who had sustained a gastric fistula, was treated and investigated by Beaumont. With his human medium, Beaumont as the first to study digestion and the movements of the stomach in vivo. His work on the subject was the most important before Pavlov. Edinburgh imprint, 1838. Second edition, corrected, Burlington, Vt., 1847. Facsimile reprint, Cambridge, Harvard Univ. Press, 1929.



Subjects: GASTROENTEROLOGY › Anatomy & Physiology of Digestion