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Exploring the history of medicine : from the ancient physicians of Pharaoh to genetic engineering

Author: John Hudson Tiner
Publisher: Green Forest, AR : Master Books, 2001.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From surgery to vaccines, man has made great strides in the field of medicine. Quality of life has improved dramatically in the last few decades alone, and the future is bright. But students must not forget that God provided humans with minds and resources to bring about these advances.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Tiner, John Hudson, 1944-
Exploring the history of medicine
(DLC) 99070076
(OCoLC)50006162
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Hudson Tiner
ISBN: 9781614581512 1614581517
OCLC Number: 890207670
Description: 1 online resource (165 pages) : illustrations
Contents: First physicians --
Greek medicine goes wrong --
Fabric of the body --
Father of modern surgery --
Living river --
Invisible kingdom --
Triumph over smallpox --
Davy deadens pain --
Morton defeats the pain of surgery --
Death house in Vienna --
Chemist who became a doctor --
Joseph Lister fFights infection --
Search for disease germs --
Louis Pasteur again --
Dr. Lind's limes --
Hidden hunger --
Mysterious rays --
Useful radiation --
Wonder drugs --
Mold battles bacteria --
Medicine in today's world --
Bibliography --
Answers to chapter questions.
Other Titles: History of medicine
Responsibility: John Hudson Tiner.

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From surgery to vaccines, man has made great strides in the field of medicine. Quality of life has improved dramatically in the last few decades alone, and the future is bright. But students must not forget that God provided humans with minds and resources to bring about these advances.

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