Affiliation: McGill University
- The theory of epidemiologic transition: the origins of a citation classicGeorge Weisz
Social Studies of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
J Hist Med Allied Sci 65:287-326. 2010..It was mostly overlooked until the early 1990s, when it belatedly became associated with the rise of chronic disease...
- Regulating specialties in France during the first half of the twentieth centuryGeorge Weisz
Department of Social Studies of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
Soc Hist Med 15:457-80. 2002..Once the system was established in 1947, the attempt to set rigorous, national rules in a multi-regional and multi-institutional context provoked considerable difficulties and complaints...
- Diagnosing and treating premenstrual syndrome in five western nationsGeorge Weisz
Department of Social Studies of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada H3A 1X1
Soc Sci Med 68:1498-505. 2009....
- The emergence of clinical practice guidelinesGeorge Weisz
McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Milbank Q 85:691-727. 2007..This shift is related to the spread of standardization within medicine and especially in research, public health, and large bureaucratic health care organizations...
- Epidemiology and health care reform: the National Health Survey of 1935-1936George Weisz
Department of Social Studies of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Am J Public Health 101:438-47. 2011....
- Regulatory objectivity and the generation and management of evidence in medicineAlberto Cambrosio
McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
Soc Sci Med 63:189-99. 2006....
- The biomedical standardization of premenstrual syndromeLoes Knaapen
Department of Social Studies of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec H3A 1X1, Canada
Stud Hist Philos Biol Biomed Sci 39:120-34. 2008..PMDD remains a contested disease construct...
- Don Bates: the medical historian as educator, activist, and historian of scienceGeorge Weisz
Department of Social Studies of Medicine, McGill University
Can Bull Med Hist 26:11-22. 2009..The author outlines the academic and extra-academic career of Don Bates as a physician-historian, political activist, and creator of the interdisciplinary Department of Social Studies of Medicine at McGill University...
- Hormone replacement therapy, cancer, controversies, and women's health: historical, epidemiological, biological, clinical, and advocacy perspectivesNancy Krieger
Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Kresge 717, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02130, USA
J Epidemiol Community Health 59:740-8. 2005....
- French hormones: progestins and therapeutic variation in FranceIlana Löwy
CERMES CNRS, EHESS, INSERM, 7 rue Guy Môquet 94801 VILLEJUIF
Soc Sci Med 60:2609-22. 2005....
- The emergence of medical specialization in the nineteenth centuryGeorge Weisz
Bull Hist Med 77:536-75. 2003..Both of these conditions emerged first and most powerfully in early nineteenth-century Paris. They were, in contrast, uniquely underdeveloped in the fragmented medical community of London during this period...