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The History of Cancer - Discovery and Treatment - About.com
Jun 2, 2014 ... Hippocrates used the Greek words, carcinos and carcinoma to describe tumors, thus calling cancer "karkinos." The Greek terms actually were ...
The Physician Hippocrates and Greek Medicine
Hippocrates was a Greek doctor who looked for medical rather than religious reasons for ailments.
Hippocratic Oath Online - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
Hippocrates, the most famous ancient Greek physician, was a contemporary of the historian Herodotus. Hippocrates was born on Cos between 470 and 460 ...
Hippocrates and Galen - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
The father of medicine, Hippocrates is associated with the oath all doctors must take and a method of dealing with disease that is based on a balance of four ...
The Hippocratic Corpus - What Is the Hippocratic Corpus
The Hippocratic corpus is a body of about 70 medical texts written between the 6th and 4th centuries B.C., but mostly, between 450 and 350. Hippocrates of Cos  ...
Hippocratic Method and the Four Humors in Medicine
Here is a look at the major terms connected with the Hippocratic method and especially the ancient medical use of the theory of the four humors.
Hippocrates Texts - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
This page has been replaced by Read the Hippocratic Corpus in English. Must Reads. Why Rome Fell · Ancient History Study Guides · Ancient People · Ancient  ...
Hippocratic Oath - First Do No Harm - Myth vs Fact
Are the words "first do no harm" from Hippocrates? Are they found in the Hippocratic Oath?
The Four Humors: Hippocratic Links - Ancient/Classical History
[URL formerly http://viator.ucs.indiana.edu/~ancmed/foundations.htm] Foundations of Hippocratic Medicine The Hippocratics, who relied philosophically on the ...
Read the Hippocratic Corpus in English - Ancient/Classical History
There are about 60 medical treatises in the Hippocratic Corpus, according to UCL's Medica Antiqua, dated to the Greek Classical period. They were collected  ...
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