story of the progress of medicine

  • 156 Pages
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  • English
Wright , Bristol
StatementC.F.V. Smout.
The Physical Object
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Open LibraryOL13949966M

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Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Smout, C.F.V. (Charles Frederick Victor). Story of the progress of medicine. Bristol, J. Wright, Full text Full text is available as a scanned copy of the original print version. Get a printable copy (PDF file) of the complete article (K), or click on a page image below to browse page by : Douglas Guthrie.

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V Smout. In The Story of Medicine, esteemed medical historian and author Mary Dobson charts the ways in which we have fought with disease and injury over several millennia – from the ‘humors’ of Hippocrates to Edward Jenner and the eradication of smallpox; from Florence Nightingale’s nursing reforms to Crick and Watson’s DNA chain.

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In thinking about how to solve difficult problems in medicine, it's comforting to remember that progress often comes from mistakes. When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi, MD: Kalanithi's memoir is an extraordinarily moving reflection on medicine, the doctor-patient relationship, and the meaning of life.

While death is the underlying topic. The Pilgrim’s Progress, written in homely yet dignified biblical prose, has some of the qualities of a folktale, and in its humour and realistic portrayals of minor characters, it anticipates the 18th-century novel. The book was immediately popular and went through several editions within a.

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Advances in medicine during the First World War went hand in hand with new developments in weaponry, particularly in artillery, as 70% of the injuries and deaths in the conflict were due to mortar shells, which also caused new pathologies and types of wounds.

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Although described as memoir, it quickly becomes clear that the boundaries between fiction and nonfiction in Terrence Holt’s “Internal Medicine: A Doctor’s Stories’’ will be murky. The history of medicine shows how societies have changed in their approach to illness and disease from ancient times to the present.

Early medical traditions include those of Babylon, China, Egypt and India. Sushruta, from India, introduced the concepts of medical diagnosis and Hippocratic Oath was written in ancient Greece in the 5th century BCE, and is a direct inspiration for.

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Treating people through nutrition is not a new idea, but it's making inroads as more medical professionals make meals a formal part of care, rather than relying solely on medications. This book, like Rita Charon’s foundational text, Narrative Medicine: Honoring the Stories of Illness, relies heavily on Jerome Bruner’s notion that “it is through narrative that we create and re-create self-hood.” 7 An essay by Millet Israeli seems to speak for all the book’s authors when she claims to “see people as a product of.

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