Maximilian Leidesdorf, photo around 1875
Leidesdorf, Maximilian, b. Vienna, June 27, 1819, d. Vienna, Oct. 9, 1889, psychiatrist. 1872 head of the department of mental illnesses of the Vienna General Hospital, 1884 member of the Supreme Board of Health, publications on the connection between physical and mental illnesses.
Publications: Pathologie und Therapie der psychischen Krankheiten, 21865; Vierteljahresschrift für Psychiatrie (quarterly psychiatric published with T. Meynert), 1867ff.; ÖBL; NDB.