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Imagine all the people sharing all the world…

Authors: Antonino Di Franco, Lisa Q. Rong, Mario Gaudino

Abstract

At the end of the 20th century an editorial published in The New England Journal of Medicine summarizing the 11 most important medical achievements of the past 1,000 years included body imaging together with the discovery of antimicrobial agents, the development of anesthesia and the elucidation of inheritance and genetics (1).