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History of Medicine GCSE By Oliver Lindon
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This is a short revision resource for students studying GCSE History of Medicine. It also acts as a revision for the major developments in the history of medicine for students who are about 14-16... More > years old.< Less
History of Naval Medicine By Donald Chiarella
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History of Naval Medicine including multiple cultures of the ancient world and Royal Navy and US Navy Medical. The author worked there for 10 years.
History of Naval Medicine By Donald Chiarella
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History of Naval Medicine including multiple cultures of the ancient world and Royal Navy and US Navy Medical. The author worked there for 10 years.
The Early History of Medicine By Alexander Wilder
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Early medical practice was intimately allied to philosophy and religion, and only in modern times has it become basically a mechanical and chemical practice based on physical processes. Wilder is... More > most widely known today for his Platonic and philosophic writings as well as having been a prominent figure in medicine of his time, so he is ideally suited as a historian of the early paradigms of medicine. Areas covered are early medical practice in Egypt, Assyria, Persia, India and early Hinduism, China, Greece, the lack of serious schools in Rome, Europe in the Dark Ages, the preservation and revival of philosophy and medicine in the Moslem world, and the bright light of Paracelsus and others in the eventual Renaissance of learning in Europe. The Early History of Medicine is the excerpted first third of Wilder's 900 page The History of Medicine, which Wilder was requested to write in 1890 by the National Eclectic Medical Association, and took 10 years researching.< Less
The Death of Medicine By Piso Mojado
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This is the incredible story of the little-known surgeon known as "The Savior of Mothers", and appropriately so. The doctor who miraculously reduced the death rates from as high as 30% to... More > nearly zero in every birth clinic he supervised has a lot to teach any person who wants to safeguard his or her health and that of his or her family. The discoveries of Doctor Ignaz Semmelweis, predating Lister and Pasteur, and the practices that they spawned, are still saving countless lives every day. Part of the rationale for writing this book was to remind every person who reads it how modern medicine began, how it once died, and how history could repeat itself. This is an inspiring story, an informative story, and ultimately a tragic story from cover to cover. But by describing how one dedicated surgeon solved the greatest medical mystery of all time, each reader (with no need of medical knowledge) will easily understand the basis of the 21st century approach toward human health and disease.< Less
The History of the Practice of Medicine in Ashland County, Ohio By William M. Emery
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The History of the Practice of Medicine in Ashland County, Ohio offers a comprehensive view of mid-American medicine, beginning in 1820 with the arrival of Joel Luther, Ashland's first doctor,and... More > continuing to the first decade of the twenty-first century, as the gains of modern technology and the advent of new business models transform the practice of medicine.< Less
History of Medicine in Polotsk By Ilnitski, Proshaev Kozel
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Ильницкий А.Н., Прощаев К.И., Козел... More > О.В. "Дай доверие больных ко мне и моему искусству..." (краткие заметки об истории медицины Полоцка) Книга посвящена избранным страницам истории медицины древнего белорусского города Полоцк. Об авторах: Ильницкий Андрей Николаевич – доктор медицинских наук, профессор, председатель Белорусского республиканского геронтологического общественного объединения, г. Полоцк, Беларусь Прощаев Кирилл Иванович – доктор медицинских наук, профессор, директор АНО «Научно-исследовательский медицинский центр «Геронтология», г. Москва, Россия Козел Оксана Васильевна – научный сотрудник Полоцкого национального историко-культурного музея-заповедника, г. Полоцк, Беларусь< Less
Rockefeller Medicine Men: Medicine and Capitalism in America By E. Richard Brown
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The idea for this book grew out of my teaching about the political economy of health care. My students and I asked how the present system came to be. The search for answers led me to histories of... More > medicine, pubhshed materials in journals of the period, and the archival files of the Rockefeller and Carnegie philanthropies. The archives provided a rich record of the thoughts, policies, and actions of some of the most influential persons in the history of American medicine.< Less
Chinese Traditional Medicine - An Approach Towards Holistic Medicine By Wayne Bottiger
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The practice of Chinese Traditional Medicine is one of the oldest forms of medicine known. This book provides a look into the background, meaning, history, and practice of traditional therapies. It... More > is a must read for students and those interested in the healing arts.< Less
Chinese Medicine and Ginseng By John Cerrito
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For centuries, the Chinese learned to unlock the power of herbs and natural medicines. This book gives the use, source, and medical properties of Ginseng. You will learn to use, find, and prepare... More > natural medicines from Ginseng.< Less