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Author International Hippocrates Colloquium (12th : 2005 : Rijksuniversiteit te Leiden)

Title Hippocrates and medical education : selected papers read at the XIIth International Hippocrates Colloquium, Universiteit Leiden, 24-26 August 2005 / edited by Manfred Horstmanshoff ; in collaboration with Cornelius van Tilburg
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (xxviii, 564 pages) : illustrations
Series Studies in ancient medicine, 0925-1421 ; v. 35
Studies in ancient medicine ; v. 35
Contents Doctors and laymen -- Teachers and pupils -- Teaching of surgery and obstetrics -- Galen and the Hippocratic tradition
Summary The collection of writings known as the "Corpus Hippocraticum" played a decisive role in medical education for more than twenty four centuries. This is the first full-length volume on medical education in Graeco-Roman antiquity since Kudliena (TM)s seminal article from 1970. The articles in this volume were originally presented as papers at the XIIth International Colloquium Hippocraticum in Leiden in 2005
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes Print version record
Subject Galen -- Congresses.
Hippocrates -- Influence -- Congresses.
Hippocrates -- Technique -- Congresses.
Medical education -- Greece -- History -- To 1500 -- Congresses.
Medical education -- Rome -- History -- Congresses.
Education, Medical.
Greece.
Rome.
Genre/Form Congress.
Conference papers and proceedings.
History.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Horstmanshoff, H. F. J.
Tilburg, C. R. van (Cornelis)
ISBN 9047425952 (electronic bk.)
9789047425953 (electronic bk.)