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Hippocrates and the Nineteenth-century French medicine

Yeo IS

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2003 Dec;12(2):167-178.
Hippocrates, the father of medicine, has been represented in many ways throughout the history of medicine. His influence on later medicine took different forms from one epoch to another. Hippocrates'...
A Study on the true nature of 'Chinese Jinseng'

Yang JP, Yeo IS

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2003 Dec;12(2):144-166.
Studies Generally, it is believed that the ancient 'Chinese jinseng' did exist due to the fact that it is clearly recorded in the Chinese historical and medicine-related sources. Although it...
Abortion in Korea Since 1945

Jeon HS, Seo HG

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2003 Dec;12(2):129-143.
Since prehistorical era, the human has desired to control reproduction artificially. However, abortion, one of the productive methods has been prohibited to a certain degree by law in some countries,...
Traditional Medicine under Japanese Rule after 1930s

Shin DW

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2003 Dec;12(2):110-128.
Japan, which occupied Korean from 1910 through the end of World War II, transformed traditional medicine. Japanese colonialists propagandized the "benefits of modern civilization such as western medicine" and rejected...
A Study of Treatise on Medicine by King Sejo

Hwang IK, Hwang SI

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2003 Dec;12(2):97-109.
This paper explores historical backgrounds and contents of Treatise on Medicine written by King Sejo (r.1455-1468) including his views on traditional medicine and pharmacy in the early Chosen period. The...

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