Fishberg


Fishberg
Arthur M., U.S. physician, *1898. See F. concentration test.

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  • FISHBERG, MAURICE — (1872–1934), U.S. physician and physical anthropologist. Born in Russia, Fishberg emigrated to the U.S. in 1889. He became clinical professor of medicine at the New York University and Bellevue Hospital Medical College. He served as chief… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Fishberg concentration test — Fish·berg concentration test (fishґbərg) [Arthur Maurice Fishberg, American physician, 1898–1992] see under test …   Medical dictionary

  • Fishberg, Maurice — (1872 1934)    American physician and anthropologist. He was born in Russia and emigrated to the US in 1889. He was professor of clinical medicine at New York University and Bellevue Hospital Medical College. His publications include The Jews: A… …   Dictionary of Jewish Biography

  • Fishberg method — a method for determining specific gravity of the urine, which serves as a concentration test of renal function …   Medical dictionary

  • Fishberg concentration test — (for kidney function) the patient s evening meal includes not more than 200 mL of fluid, and nothing else is consumed before morning. Urine voided during the night is discarded. The morning urine is saved, the patient kept in bed, and the urine… …   Medical dictionary

  • prueba de concentración de Fishberg — Prueba de la capacidad de los riñones para concentrar la orina, desarrollada por el médico norteamericano Arthur M. Fishberg. La prueba consiste en medir la densidad de una muestra de orina de la mañana tras la privación de ingesta de líquidos …   Diccionario médico

  • Maurice Fishberg — (1872 1934) was a Jewish American physical anthropologist who specialised in ethnology of the Jews.[1] Works Physical Anthropology of the Jews (1902) Jews: A Study of Race and Environment (1911) References ^ Maurice Fishberg, Jewish Encyclopedia …   Wikipedia

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