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History of medicine. Medical expeditions

  • Foundations of Theory for Ancient Chinese Medicineby Guohui Liu; Charles Buck

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2015; US$ 65.00

    Discussion of Cold Damage (Shang Han Lun) and contemporary texts of ancient China form the bedrock of modern Chinese medicine practice, yet these classic texts contain many concepts that are either hard to understand or confusing. Based on over thirty years' medical practice, and study of the texts, this book explains the concepts involved so that... more...

  • Bulletin of WHO Vol. 93 No. 02 2015by World Health Organization

    World Health Organization 2015; US$ 36.00

    The Bulletin of the World Health Organization is an international journal of public health with a special focus on developing countries. Since it was first published in 1948 the Bulletin has become one of the world's leading public health journals. As the flagship periodical of the World Health Organization (WHO) the Bulletin draws on WHO experts... more...

  • A Scientist in Wonderlandby Edzard Ernst

    Andrews UK 2015; US$ 16.99

    This is the story of the author’s life as a doctor and a scientist. Despite a youthful ambition to become a jazz musician, he studied medicine and eventually became a medical research scientist, taking up appointments in Germany, Austria and finally in England. His reverence for the pursuit of truth through the application of scientific methods,... more...

  • House Calls and Hitching Postsby Dorcas Hoover

    Good Books 2015; US$ 11.95

              Medical technology meets rural values of simplicity, home health remedies, and unwavering faith in divine providence when a country-boy-turned-country-doctor returns to his roots. House Calls and Hitching Posts is a sometimes humorous and often intimate account of Dr. Elton Lehman's 36 years practicing medicine among the Amish of Wayne,... more...

  • Medicine in Kentuckyby John H. Ellis

    The University Press of Kentucky 2015; US$ 28.00

    In this informed and entertaining essay, John H. Ellis describes the efforts of physicians and laymen to keep illness at bay during Kentucky's first 200 years. Medicine in Kentucky is part of the Kentucky Bicentennial Bookshelf, "a celebration of two centuries of the history and culture of The Commonwealth." John H. Ellis outlines the practice... more...

  • David Wendel Yandellby Nancy Disher Baird

    The University Press of Kentucky 2015; US$ 28.00

    David Wendel Yandell was the most distinguished physician of a family noted for its contributions to the medical profession over a period of generations. Like his father before him, Yandell taught for many years at the Medical Department of the University of Louisville. His years as a Confederate surgeon impressed upon him the horrifying consequences... more...

  • Joseph Jones, M.D.by James O. Breeden

    The University Press of Kentucky 2015; US$ 35.00

    Of the many books written over the past century about the Old South and the American Civil War, a very few explore the scientific history of the South or the medical history of the war itself. In the first volume of this impressive biography of Joseph Jones, Mr. Breeden does much to illuminate the development of scientific thought and of medicine... more...

  • Bulletin of WHO Vol. 93 No. 01 2015by World Health Organization

    World Health Organization 2015; US$ 36.00

    The Bulletin of the World Health Organization is an international journal of public health with a special focus on developing countries. Since it was first published in 1948 the Bulletin has become one of the world's leading public health journals. As the flagship periodical of the World Health Organization (WHO) the Bulletin draws on WHO experts... more...

  • Galeni In Hippocratis Epidemiarum librum I commentariorum I-III versio Arabica / Galen. Commentary on Hippocrates' Epidemics Book Iby Uwe Vagelpohl

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 0.00

    This volume offers the first critical edition of Book I of the Arabic translation of Galen's Commentary on the Hippocratic Epidemics. The Arabic text is accompanied by an English translation and extensive notes on the differences between the Greek original and the Arabic version. The introduction outlines the complex history of the Greek... more...

  • The Medical Directory 2015, 169th Edition, Two Volume Setby Brenda Wren

    CRC Press 2014; US$ 620.00

    " The Medical Directory provides our regulated sales forces with a point-of-sale access to GP details. An excellent database." -- Andrew Dancer (Protection Proposition Development Manager), Scottish Widows more...