References used for the Anatomy Word of the Day blog.
This is only a partial list; other titles will be added.
Additional references can be found in the blog posts.
Prepared by Carey Carpenter, Palomar College, San Marcos CA
Casselman, William. A Dictionary of Medical Derivations. New York: Parthenon Publishing, 1998.
Clendening, Logan, Source Book of Medical History. New York: Dover, 1942
Firkin, B.G., and Whitworth, J.A. Dictionary of Medical Eponyms. New York: Parthenon Publishing, 1987
Field, E.J. and Harrison, R.J. Anatomical Terms: Their Origin and Derivation. Cambridge: W. Heffer & Sons Ltd., 1957.
Garrison, Fielding. An Introduction to the History of Medicine. Philadelphia: W.B. Sauders Company, 1929
Haubrich, William S. Medical Meanings: A Glossary of Word Origins. Philadelphia: American College of Physicians, 2003.
Hunt Cecil. Word Origins: The Romance of Language. New York: Citadel Press.1991
Rich, Anthony. Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities. New York: D. Appleton & Company, 1874
Rodin, Alvin E. and Key, Jack D. Medicine, Literature, & Eponyms. Malabar Florida: Robert E. Krieger Publishing, 1989
Scarborough, John. Medical and Biological Terminologies. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1992
Skinner, Henry Alan. The Origin of Medical Terms. Baltimore: The Williams & Wilkins Company, 1961