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Eminent Arab - Muslim Medical Scientists
Eminent Arab - Muslim Medical Scientists

Eminent Arab - Muslim Medical Scientists

by Abdul Ali

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Language

English

Publisher

Kitab Bhavan

ISBN

8171513026 - Year: 2009 - Pages: 188

Binding

Hardcover

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Author: Abdul Ali
Publisher: Kitab Bhavan
Year: 2009
Language: English
Pages: 188
ISBN/UPC (if available): 8171513026

Description

Of all the science studied and cultivated by Arab-Muslim scientists, the curative science and allied subjects were the most highly developed by them. They deserve to be credited with having introduced experimental methods in the study and treatment of diseases at a time when their European counterparts looked upon some serious diseases like small-pox and epidemics as manifestations of the wrath of, and punishment from, God.

They also became harbigers of modern medicine by making spectacular achievements in almost all the branches of medicine, namely clinical treatment, pharmacy, anatomy, surgery, ophthalmology, neuropsychiatry, dentistry, bone-setting, epidemiology, midwifery, the art of nursing patients in hospitals, preventive medicine and public health.

This volume contains indepth, illuminating and comprehensive accounts of ten most outstanding Arab-Muslim medical scientists who may well be regarded as chief representatives of Islamic medicine spread over a vast period of nearly one thousand years of Muslim intellectual ascendancy right from the beginning of he Islamic era in the early seventh century to the close of the sixteenth century. It is hoped hat this well-documented book will be hailed in academic circles as a valuable addition to scanty literature on Muslim contributions to science and civilization.

Contents

Preface

Introduction

Ibn Zakariya al-Razi

Ali bin al-Abbas al-Majusi

Ibn Al-Jazzar

Al-Zahrawi

Ibn Sina

Ali Bin Ridwan

The Banu Zuhr Family

Ibn al-Nafis

Ibn Al-Baytar

Dawud al-Antaki

Arab Ophthalmologists

Bibliography

Index

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