Historical Articles

Jay B. Dean, Ph.D.
Professor & Vice-Chair, Department of Neuroscience  Cell Biology & Physiology, Wright State University School of Medicine, Ohio

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John F. Fulton, M.A., Ph.D.
First Chair of the Yale Department of Cellular and Molecular Physiology

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Selected Publications

  • Davey, Lycurgus M. "John F. Fulton, M.D., and the founding of the Journal of Neurosurgery." Journal of Neurosurgery 1994 Mar;80(3):584-7.
  • Davey, Lycurgus M. "John Farquhar Fulton." Neurosurgery 43(1) July 1998: 185-187.
  • Dohrmann, G.J. "Fulton and penicillin". Surg. Neurol. 1975 May;3(5):277-80.
  • Gariepy, Thomas P. "John Farquhar Fulton and the History of Science Society," in Catching up with the vision: Essays on the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the founding of the History of Science Society, edited by Margaret W. Rossiter. Chicago : Univ. of Chicago Press for the History of Science Society, 1999, Isis supplement, vol. 90: S7-S27.
  • Hoff, Hebbel E. "John Fulton's contribution to neurophysiology." Journal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences, 17 (1962):16-37, 1962.
  • Keele, Kenneth D. "Leonardo da Vinci's 'Anatomia Naturale'. The inaugural John F. Fulton lecture. Yale University School of Medicine November 3, 1978". Yale J. Biol. Med. 1979 Jul-Aug;52(4):369-409.
  • MacLean, Paul D. "John F. Fulton (1899-1960): a midsummer reminiscence," Yale Journal of Biology and Medicine 33(2) (Oct. 1960): 85-93.
  • Nuland, Sherwin B. and Bern Dibner. "Leonardo da Vinci's 'Anatomia Naturale'. The inaugural John F. Fulton lecture. Yale University School of Medicine November 3, 1978". Yale J Biol Med. 1979 Jul-Aug;52(4):363-8.
  • O'Leary, J.L. "John Farquhar Fulton". Surg Neurol. 1974 May;2(3):143-5.
  • Pressman, Jack D. "Richard H. Shryock medal essay. Sufficient promise: John F. Fulton and the origins of psychosurgery". Bull Hist Med. 1988 Spring;62(1):1-22.
  • Pressman, Jack D. Last resort : psychosurgery and the limits of medicine. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1998.
  • Soriano, V. "Contribution of John F. Fulton to the study of cerebellar function". Int. J. Neurol. 1970, 7(2):108-12.
  • Tager, M. "John F. Fulton, coccidioidomycosis, and penicillin". Yale J. Biol. Med. 1976 Sep;49(4):391-8.
  • Walker, A. Earl. "John Farquhar Fulton, 1899-1960," Journal of Neurophysiology 23 (1960): 346-349.