Swiss Journal of the History of Medicine and Sciences
Gesnerus is the official journal of the Swiss Society for the History of Medicine and Sciences (SSHMS). It publishes original articles, short communications and documents on different periods and aspects of the history of medicine and sciences and also focuses on theoretical and social aspects of this subject.
Gesnerus likewise contains reports and announcements concerning new developments and activities in its field. A full book review section keeps readers informed of new publications. The languages of publication are German, French, Italian and English.
Complete manuscripts are submitted to the editors. Original articles should preferable not exceed 12.000 words including bibliography and summary. The definitive text (accepted for publication) should be sent by e–mail or by post accompanied by a CD-ROM containing the article in original.
Gesnerus is published with support of the Swiss Academy of Sciences and the Dr.-Markus-Guggenheim-Schnurr-Stiftung.
Indexed/abstracted in: Arts and Humanities Citation Index®, Historical Abstracts, Medline.