Sir James Barr is the doctor who is the acquaintance of Sydney Ringer.
In his original paper "Use And Abuse of the Lime Salts in Health and Dusease, British Medical Journal, Sept.24,1910", he looked back at the achievement of Ringer 's works between 1882 and 1890 several weeks before Ringer passed away. Then, he evaluates Ringer's clinical research great.
Ringer sent a gratitude last letter to Sir James Barr from the sickbed.
After this letter was sent, Ringer passed away on October 14, 1910.
１）Obituary. British Medical Journal,Oct.29,1910.
２）Sir James Barr. Use and Abuseof the Lime Salts in Health and Disease, British Medical Journal,Sept.24,1910.
Sydney Ringer is physiologist who is famous for having invented "Ringer's solution" at modern age in England. He had interest in science from the boyhood, and became great physiologist who is represented England in the rest. He published the most famous paper in 1883, and got position and fame.
Japanese art creater, Historian of medicine
Lecturer of Nagoya University of Arts
Born in Tokyo.
I 'm known as representative Japanese artist who uses medical instruments for installation, earth works and high-tech media art . It has also been closely linked with history of medicine and medicalanthropology.
And, I research work about Dr,Sydney Ringer. Now I 'm writing a biography about Dr.Sydney Ringer for his 100th memorial year.
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