Download Devils, drugs, and doctors: the story of the science of by Howard Wilcox Haggard PDF

By Howard Wilcox Haggard

Half One THE CONQUEST OF demise AT start I. Childbirth and Civilization 3T he care given the child-bearing girl; an index of civilization Medieval indifference to the soreness of ladies Baptism earlier than beginning Filthy a while of religion stipulations for the girl of this present day Leaders within the conquest of demise The cultural lag Low place of girls within the usa How primitive girls undergo their childrens Why they've got few problems The damaging affects of civilization -N ative confinements Customs of purification hard work believed a voluntary act at the childs half tough counsel in tough laborS aliva as a therapeutic agent the increase of the midwives Early rules to manage midwives The obstetrical chair Innovation of utilizing a mattress for childbirth Indian obstetrical practices the drugs of the traditional Greeks Legends of y!sculapius Hygeia A celestial professor Restoring the inhabitants of Hades remedy within the Temple of Esculapius Discrimination opposed to childbearing girls The oath of yE sculapius Hippocrates the good Manifold tasks of Greek midwives boy or girl publicity Abortion Systematized superstitions of the Romans The Greek physicians migrate toR ome They gather their charges Cato sprediction Pliny No legislation opposed to malpractice The Greek physicians misbehave themselves Royal intrigue Greek drugs develops in Rome Soranus the height of historic midwifery The opinion of Soranus on abortion. II. Sairey Gamps and theM idmen x5 drugs declines and fanaticism rises the main unlucky interval within the heritage of womankind lady can pay for the autumn of guy A ban placed upon abortion Ccsarean part encouraged Crude surgeryS ex techniques and theology The supervision of midwives and prostitutes Sairey Gamps and vagabond surgeons Shepherds and herdsmen excluded from obstetrical instances an indication of advancing civilizationS anitary stipulations in medieval towns Unpaved streets and pigpens
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By Edited by Muthiah Srinivasan

The four chapters during this e-book specialize in research, simple and complicated scientific points and administration of often encountered corneal problems. The authors have lined keratitis concept and perform. Onchocersias, although stumbled on on one continent, has its impression on inhabitants, epidemiologists, ophthalmologists, NGOs, public health and wellbeing planners and care companies. The objective of this booklet is to supply details on old eye illnesses; their research and administration to avoid corneal blindness. I recognize the nice support rendered by way of Publishing method supervisor and Editor kin advisor.

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