Magner, Lois N., 1943-

A history of medicine / Lois N. Magner. - 2nd ed. - Boca Raton ; London : Taylor & Francis, c2005. - xii, 611 p. : ill., facsims., ports. ; 27 cm.

Previous edition: New York: M. Dekker, 1992.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Paleopathology and paleomedicine -- Medicine in ancient civilizations: Mesopotamia and Egypt -- The medical traditions of India and China -- Greco-Roman medicine -- The middle ages -- The Renaissance and the scientific revolution -- Native civilizations and cultures of the Americas -- The Americanization of old world medicine -- Clinical and preventive medicine -- The medical counterculture: unorthodox and alternative medicine -- Women and medicine -- The art and science of surgery -- Medical microbiology and public health -- Diagnostics and therapeutics.

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Medicine--History.

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