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The Development of Private Hospital in Modern Korea, 1885-1960

Sihn KH, Seo HG

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2002 Jun;11(1):85-110.
Modern hospital in Korea was the space of competition and compromise among different forces such as the state power and social forces, imperialism and nationalism, and the traditional and...
Establishment of Transsphenoidal Approach in Skull Base Surgery: A Historical Analysis

Seo IS, Kim OJ, Hwang SI

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2002 Jun;11(1):65-84.
Many approaches are being used for exposure of the anterior cranial base regions, ranging from extracranial to intracranial, such as transsphenoidal approach. This intracranial approach, developed in the beginning...
Medicine and Orientalism in the Late Nineteenth Century Korea

Lee JC

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2002 Jun;11(1):49-64.
The paper investigates medical missionaries that exerted a significant role in establishing Western medicine in the late nineteenth century Chosun, in relation to orientalism, an academically popularized concept introduced...
The Emergence of Korean Modern Hospitals: Hospitals in the Late Period of Chosun Dynasty

Cho WH, Park CY, Park CS

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2002 Jun;11(1):20-48.
Hospitals are confronting in the transforming or reforming period to cope with the rapid social and environmental changes worldwide. By the researches in the history of Korean health, we...
Two Cultures in Medicine: Reduction or Construction?

Kang SI

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2002 Jun;11(1):1-19.
Medicine is not only a science but also belongs to the humanities. Being a science means that it has the objective and universally applicable methodology. Science, because of its...

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