Book , Print in English

Western medicine : an illustrated history

edited by Irvine Loudon.
  • Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1997.
  • xvi, 347 pages, [24] pages of plates : illustrations (some color), facsimiles (some color), maps, portraits (some color) ; 25 cm
Also known as
  • Oxford illustrated history of western medicine
Subjects
Medical Subjects
Genre
  • Student Collection.
  • History.
Contents
  • Medicine in view: art and visual representation / Martin Kemp
  • Medicine in the classical World / James Longrigg
  • Europe and Islam / Emilie Savage-Smith
  • Medicine in the Latin middle ages / Michael R. McVaugh
  • Medicine and the Renaissance / Katharine Park
  • From the scientific revolution to the germ theory
  • Harold Cook.
  • From the germ theory to 1945 / E.M. Tansey
  • Medicine in the second half of the twentieth century / Stephen Lock
  • The Growth of medical education and the medical profession / Lisa Rosner
  • The rise of the modern hospital / Ulrich tröhler and Cay-Rüdiger Prüll
  • Epidemics and the geography of disease / Mary Dobson.
  • Nurses and ancillaries in the christian era / Anne Summers
  • Childbirth / Irvine Loudon
  • Children in hospital / J.A. Walker-Smith
  • Medicine and the mind / Michael Neve
  • The spread of western medicine / Michael Worboys
  • Unofficial and unorthodox medicine / Margaret Pelling
  • Medicine, politics, and the state / Jane Lewis
  • The patient's view / Anne digby.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-315) and index.
ISBN
  • 0198205090
  • 9780198205098
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 97218848
  • OCLC: 37199737
  • OCLC: 37199737