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Author Ackerknecht, Erwin H. (Erwin Heinz), 1906-1988, author
Title A short history of medicine / Erwin H. Ackerknecht ; foreword and concluding essay by Charles E. Rosenberg ; bibliographic essay by Lisa Haushofer
Imprint Baltimore, Maryland : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2016
book jacket
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Edition Revised and expanded edition
Descript xxiii, 247 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
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Note "Originally published in English as A short history of medicine by the Ronald Press Company, New York, 1955. Revised edition 1968."--Title page verso
Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-233) and index
Paleopathology and paleomedicine -- Primitive medicine -- Medicine of ancient civilizations -- Ancient India and China -- Greek medicine : physicians, priests, philosophers -- Greek medicine : Hippocratic medicine -- Greek medicine : Alexandria and Rome -- Medieval medicine -- Renaissance medicine -- Medicine in the seventeenth century -- Medicine in the eighteenth century -- The clinical schools of the first half of the nineteenth century -- The basic sciences during the nineteenth century -- Clinical medicine of the second half of the nineteenth century -- Microbiology -- Surgery and gynecology in the nineteenth century -- The new specialism of the nineteenth century -- Public health and professional developments in the nineteenth century -- Medicine in the United States prior to 1900 -- Epilogue : trends in twentieth-century medicine
Subject Medicine -- History
History of Medicine
Alt Author Rosenberg, Charles E., writer of foreword
Haushofer, Lisa
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