George Weisz

Summary

Affiliation: McGill University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The theory of epidemiologic transition: the origins of a citation classic
    George Weisz
    Social Studies of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Hist Med Allied Sci 65:287-326. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Regulating specialties in France during the first half of the twentieth century
    George Weisz
    Department of Social Studies of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Soc Hist Med 15:457-80. 2002
  3. doi request reprint Diagnosing and treating premenstrual syndrome in five western nations
    George Weisz
    Department of Social Studies of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada H3A 1X1
    Soc Sci Med 68:1498-505. 2009
  4. pmc The emergence of clinical practice guidelines
    George Weisz
    McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Milbank Q 85:691-727. 2007
  5. pmc Epidemiology and health care reform: the National Health Survey of 1935-1936
    George Weisz
    Department of Social Studies of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Public Health 101:438-47. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Regulatory objectivity and the generation and management of evidence in medicine
    Alberto Cambrosio
    McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 63:189-99. 2006
  7. doi request reprint The biomedical standardization of premenstrual syndrome
    Loes Knaapen
    Department of Social Studies of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec H3A 1X1, Canada
    Stud Hist Philos Biol Biomed Sci 39:120-34. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Don Bates: the medical historian as educator, activist, and historian of science
    George Weisz
    Department of Social Studies of Medicine, McGill University
    Can Bull Med Hist 26:11-22. 2009
  9. pmc Hormone replacement therapy, cancer, controversies, and women's health: historical, epidemiological, biological, clinical, and advocacy perspectives
    Nancy 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
  10. ncbi request reprint French hormones: progestins and therapeutic variation in France
    Ilana Löwy
    CERMES CNRS, EHESS, INSERM, 7 rue Guy Môquet 94801 VILLEJUIF
    Soc Sci Med 60:2609-22. 2005

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Publications11

  1. doi request reprint The theory of epidemiologic transition: the origins of a citation classic
    George 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...
  2. ncbi request reprint Regulating specialties in France during the first half of the twentieth century
    George 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...
  3. doi request reprint Diagnosing and treating premenstrual syndrome in five western nations
    George Weisz
    Department of Social Studies of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada H3A 1X1
    Soc Sci Med 68:1498-505. 2009
    ....
  4. pmc The emergence of clinical practice guidelines
    George 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...
  5. pmc Epidemiology and health care reform: the National Health Survey of 1935-1936
    George Weisz
    Department of Social Studies of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Public Health 101:438-47. 2011
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Regulatory objectivity and the generation and management of evidence in medicine
    Alberto Cambrosio
    McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 63:189-99. 2006
    ....
  7. doi request reprint The biomedical standardization of premenstrual syndrome
    Loes 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...
  8. ncbi request reprint Don Bates: the medical historian as educator, activist, and historian of science
    George 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...
  9. pmc Hormone replacement therapy, cancer, controversies, and women's health: historical, epidemiological, biological, clinical, and advocacy perspectives
    Nancy 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
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint French hormones: progestins and therapeutic variation in France
    Ilana Löwy
    CERMES CNRS, EHESS, INSERM, 7 rue Guy Môquet 94801 VILLEJUIF
    Soc Sci Med 60:2609-22. 2005
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint The emergence of medical specialization in the nineteenth century
    George 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...