Dr Adam Zamenhof (1888–1940) and his insight into ophthalmology

@article{Wincewicz2009DrAZ,
  title={Dr Adam Zamenhof (1888–1940) and his insight into ophthalmology},
  author={Andrzej Wincewicz and Mariola Sułkowska and E. James Lieberman and Alina Bakunowicz-łazarczyk and Stanisław Sułkowski},
  journal={Journal of Medical Biography},
  year={2009},
  volume={17},
  pages={18 - 22}
}
Adam Zamenhof was greatly influenced by his father, Ludwik Zamenhof, who designed the international language Esperanto. Like his father, he became an ophthalmologist and joined the Esperanto movement. He published in the field of ophthalmology and was soon chosen as head of an ophthalmology department. He subsequently became Chief of the Orthodox Jewish Hospital at Czystem in Warsaw. He was active in the leadership of the Bialystok-Warsaw Chamber of Medical Doctors. He perished in the Nazi… Expand
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