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5 Matching questions

  1. Hippocratic letters
  2. Bimaristan (bimar, 'ill person'; stan, place)
  3. Tatian, Oratio
  4. Studiolo in the Ducal Palace at Urbino
  5. Hagiography
  1. a • A reading room inside where there are pictures of all the intellectuals in the world
    • Hippocrates is a mark of humanism and intellect
    • Not just a lower person who is a practitioner of medicine
  2. b bimar, "ill person"; stan, place
    o Name for Islamic hospital
  3. c • The ideal physician is Hippocrates
  4. d ...
  5. e • Collection of different criticism talking of demons and disease
    • Main criticism - playing with term pharmacology - could also mean poison
    • In the material world, demons control everything and try to make things confusing so that we don't find God

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. main criticism was that it came from Greece
    • The traditional view was that medicine shouldn't change. There are always new things
    • Classifies physicians as being from Greece.
    • People who come in are outsiders.
    • Coming from outside and ruining us with their ideas. Outsiders are seen as inferior so why should we take their medicine?
    • No monolithic view of physicians/medicine
  2. by this time frame, Methodist not around
  3. Someone who teachers, doctor of natural philosophy
  4. ...
  5. People should specialize in certain parts of the body and then go deeper to specialize further.
    o There was no systemized thing for it
    o Argues that the parts of the body, being critical, saying there were many fields, people, the sects affect how divisions work.
    o Unique to big cities
    o What about Galen?
    • Galen put himself and other learned physicians on top
    • Tried to put philosophy/logic in medicine to show a hierarchy.
    o Expand the practice of medicine; trainers have expertise but don't really know how the body works.

5 True/False questions

  1. Exegesis of medical works (running commentary and exegetical treatise) Prolegomena• Precept of beneficence and non-maleficence
    • Proscription against euthanasia
    • Interdiction of abortion
    • Precept of purity and holiness
    • Call for competence and specialization
    • Precept of sexual continence
    • Precept of confidentiality
    o Have perceive these as absolute
    o Have divorced Hippocrates and Hippocratic oath from history


  2. Hippocrates and the Plagueo A historical figure
    • We don't really think of him as the father of medicine
    o Medicine today is real science not art


  3. latroscustom/law


  4. Snake of Asclepius...


  5. Aelius Aristides (AD 117 - 181)Life and Virtues of St. Martin, Bishop of Tours
    - comes across as idea of experience through the writers eyes.
    - go to certain Saints for healings, treated for specific disease.