About the journal
Medical Review – Auschwitz (Przegląd Lekarski – Oświęcim) was an academic journal of the
Kraków Medical Society (Towarzystwo Lekarskie Krakowskie) published in Polish between 1961 and 1991. It
investigated the medical, psychological and social consequences of Nazi persecution in concentration camps.
About the project
The project has been developed with the aim of sharing all 31 volumes of Medical Review – Auschwitz
with the international community by making the articles available free of charge online. Apart from the original
volumes of Medical Review – Auschwitz, the website also hosts a selection of articles translated into
English, a German anthology Die Auschwitz-Hefte and the 1962 volume in 3 language versions (German,
French and Russian).