Hieronymus Bosch (1450-1516): paleopathology of the medieval disabled and its relation to the Bone and Joint Decade 2000-2010.

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BACKGROUND At the start of the Bone and Joint Decade 2000-2010, a paleopathologic study of the physically disabled may yield information and insight on the prevalence of crippling disorders and attitudes towards the afflicted in the past compared to today. OBJECTIVE To analyze "The procession of the Cripples," a representative drawing of 31 disabled… (More)

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@article{Dequeker2001HieronymusB, title={Hieronymus Bosch (1450-1516): paleopathology of the medieval disabled and its relation to the Bone and Joint Decade 2000-2010.}, author={Jan Dequeker and Goetz Fabry and L J Vanopdenbosch}, journal={The Israel Medical Association journal : IMAJ}, year={2001}, volume={3 11}, pages={864-71} }