Bynum, W. F. 1943-

History of medicine : a very short introduction / William Bynum. - Oxford : Oxford University Press, c2008. - 169 p. : ill. ; 18 cm. - Very short introductions ; 191. .

Includes bibliographical references (p. 157-164) and index.

Medicine at the bedside -- Medicine in the library -- Medicine in the hospital -- Medicine in the community -- Medicine in the laboratory -- Medicine in the modern world.

This title explores the history of Western medicine, examining the key turning points, discoveries, and controversies in its rich history from classical times to the present.

9780199215430 (pbk.) 019921543X (pbk.)

40015793987

2008016934

101471401 DNLM


Medicine--History.

R131 / .B974 2008



WZ 40 / B994h 2008