Author: G D SinghalEminent Contributors/Publisher: Chaukhamba Sanskrit PratishthanYear: 2005Language: multilingualPages: 241ISBN/UPC (if available): 817084158X
Susruta, the Father of Surgery, wrote his Samhita (treatise) about 2500 years ago in Sanskrit at Varanasi, India, and classified it into six cantos. All its 186chapters are being brought out as Ancient Indian Surgery series in 10 volumes in a very authoritative, scientific, literal, research oriented, syntax interpretation using modern medical terminology along with original Sanskrit Text by a team of 20 dedicated Ayurvedic practitioners from the Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University.This volume, 4th in a 10-volume series, deals with Sarira-sthana of susruta Samhita, the classical surgical treatise. Each verse/stanza has a number and a heading in English giving modern medical equivalents, all such headings in each chapter are summarized at the beginning of the chapter in running English. Each chapter concludes by a suggested list of research problems applicable today in the medical institutions.
Editorial BoardAcknowledgementsPatron’s BlessingsDedicationForewordPrefaceBlessings and MessagesPublisher’s NoteContributors of this VolumeOpinions>From the Chief Editor’s PenCo-authors NoteKey to TransliterationAbbreviationsPrologueAbout the bookCHAPTERSPhysical and Metaphysical Aspects of Living BeingsAnatomical Considerations of the Normalcy of the Sperms and OvumAnatomical Considerations of the Fertilization and Development of the FoetusThe Details of Foetal AnatomyEnumeration of the anatomical parts of the BodyAnatomical Considerations of the Individual Vulnerable AreasAnatomical Considerations of the Veins, their Divisions and ColorThe Techniques and Anatomical Considerations of VenepunctureAnatomical Considerations of the DhamanisAnatomical Considerations and Care of the PregnantINDEX