By H.A. Snellen
This is the 1st booklet on Einthoven within the English language; prior broad stories of his existence and paintings have been released in Dutch by means of his former co employees Hoogerwerf and de Waart, in 1946 and 1957 respectively; the latter presents a short precis in English; the previous additionally wrote a succinct article on seventy three Einthoven in English. seventy four Hoogerwerf's assessment pointed out above used to be released as a bankruptcy in "Helden der Wetenschap" i. e. "Heroes of Science," a ebook on Dutch Nobel Prize winners which has a a little romantic personality corresponding 108 with the name. however, de Waart's booklet supplies extra clinical and technical information, and offers complete connection with Einthoven's papers, his assistants and the doctoral theses written below Einthoven's tips. almost always there fore the latter is the easiest resource of data and i've used it usually and gratefully. whilst it calls for extra attempt to learn; the opposite booklet can have had a much broader examining public. the most cause besides the fact that for which i made a decision to write down a booklet on Eintho ven and used to be inspired to take action by means of the Einthoven starting place, isn't the wish of an English textual content, however the proven fact that additional information has develop into on hand within the meantime.