Essays Tagged: "William Harvey"

How does technology effect my life?

ions throughout history, especially in the latest centuries. In the field of medicine, the names of William Harvey, Hipporcates, Louis Paster and many other shine. Alexander Fleming discovered the mic ...

(4 pages) 161 0 5.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

History of Sex Research

in women*1600: Vesalius-discounted wandering uterus theory-female anatomy still misunderstood*1653 William Harvey: discovered importance of female egg to reproduction by studying animals*1678 Anton v ... ual*Criticisms-subjects not randomly selected - subjects primarily Midwesterners-subjects volunteersWilliam Masters &Virginia Johnson*One of the first to study the sexual act in the laboratory - 1 ...

(4 pages) 132 1 3.7 Jan/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Human Biology


culation and thought that venous and arterial systems were separate. This view did not change until William Harvey's work in the 17th century. Since most of his knowledge of anatomy was based on disse ...

(3 pages) 30 1 4.3 Oct/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

"The past is a different country. They do things differently there" Is this an appropriate comment concerning medical history? Give some specific examples from tutorials and lectures.

isregarded as these opposed the beliefs and notions that were wide spread such as the example below.William Harvey (1578-1657) was an anatomist, but his work was disregarded as it didn't agree with th ...

(12 pages) 45 0 3.7 Nov/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

What Price Knowledge?

some scientists did not go directly to animal testing. Two examples of these are Louis Pasteur and William Harvey. Both used every method available in their day before going to animal testing. They u ...

(4 pages) 49 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

How Heart Functions as a One Way Pump and Coronary Heart Diseases

in 6 women die because of this disease. Coronary heart disease cause 101 000 annually in the UK. As William Harvey demonstrated in 1628, blood circulates in one way round the body after being pumped b ...

(7 pages) 41 0 0.0 Mar/2010

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Animal Experimental Testing

ion first became widespread in Europe in the 19th century. It was first acknowledged by a man named William Harvey who was doing a study to try to understand the circulation of blood. The initial stud ...

(4 pages) 2 0 0.0 Sep/2014

Subjects: Humanities Essays