Flashcards in Early Medicine Deck (12)
When was Hippocrates around?
460 BC - 360 BC
What did Hippocrates do differently in his time?
He looked at the body instead of looking into religions effect upon medicine
What did Hippocrates invent?
What substances are in the four Humours?
What would happen to you if your Humours were out of balance?
You would be ill
How did you balance your four Humours?
What Hippocrate invention still exists today?
The Hippocrates Oath
What does the Hippocrates Oath say?
You must not cause harm to their patients no harm
Who was another important figure?
When was Galen around?
130 AD - 216 AD
What were Galen breakthroughs in?