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Background Information

Renaissance= Rebirth
Study of Classical Text+ Critical of Old Transnational
Body Worked= Obs+ Diss
Artists= Illustrated
Return of Ancient Text

2

Factors Which Progressed Medicine

Printing Press- Mass Produced
Weakening of Church- Nat cures
Artists
Ancient Text- Study/ Challenge

3

Andreas Vesalius - Anatomy

Studied Anatomy
Professor of Sur & Anatomy at Padua
Own Dissec= Books about Observation
'On the Fabric of the Human Body' - 1543
Gal Mistakes- No Holes SEPTUM Jaw= 1 Bone
Encouraged Dissec

4

Ambroise Pare - Surgery

Battle Field Surgeon- Low Status
Ran out of Oil- Gun Wounds
Roman Ointment- Roses, Turpentine, Egg Yolk
Ligatures- Wounds/ Instead Of Cauterizing Iron
Galen Wrong- Bezor stone- Poison
Notes on Surgery- 1564
Kings Surgeon

5

Harvey- Blood

Circulation Of Blood- Galen
Identifies differences between Veins + Art
Doctors King
' An Anatomical Account of the motion of heart and blood'-1628
Bleeding Operations Continued
Blood Groups-1901

6

Impact of Developments + Med Treatments Amb, Har,Vers

Short Term: Developments had to No Impact
Long Term: Led to Treatments

7

Growth Of Profession

Doctors- Trained around Europe
Doctors- 'Professional'- Improved by Learning
Protected Rep- Untrained prevented from practicing
Hospitals= Med Innovation

8

Reduced Woman Role

Decline of wise women- Witches
Male Doctors- Childbirth
Forceps ' Scientific' = Men

9

Types Of Doctors

Renaissance= Not many Doctors/Professional Docs- Rich

Apothecaries- MADE/SOLD MED + ADVICE

Barber Surgeons- BASIC OP

Quacks- UNTRAINED/SOLD MED

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Quack Doctors

PROFESSIONAL= EXPENSIVE QUACKS= CHEAP

Miracle Cures- attracted customers- MUSIC,CLOWNS, MONKEYS
'Secre Ingredient'

1700's- Profess worried
Quacks- Undermine & Competitors

PEOPLE= NO UNDERSTANDING OF DISEASE