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The Geopolitics of Tropical Diseases: A Geo-epidemiological Perspective

Lee JC

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2005 Dec;14(2):151-170.
The objective of my article is to investigate how the West had strong interest in tropical diseases and developed tropical medicine and hygiene from the 1870s through the 1910s. Its...
What's the Original Concept of Meridian and Acupuncture Point in Oriental Medicine?: A Perspective of Medical History

Yin CS, Koh HG

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2005 Dec;14(2):137-150.
Meridian and acupuncture point (MAP) is a core theory of acupuncture and essential building blocks of oriental medicine. There still continue theoretic or experimental arguments and controversies on the origination...
Sun Xi-miao in The Biography of The Avatamsaka-Sutra

Lee HS

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2005 Dec;14(2):123-136.
This paper aimed to introduce and examine the biography of Sun Xi-miao (581-682) which I found in The Biography of The Avatamsaka-Sutra, that Fazang (643-712) wrote in 692 A.D. This...
The Life of Medical Historian Miki Sakae, and the (History of Korean Medicine and of Diseases in Korea)

Kim H

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2005 Dec;14(2):101-122.
Miki Sakae was a Medical historian, who is well known for his studies of Korean medicine. He authored the renowned trilogy which dealt with subjects of Korean medicine and diseases,...
The medical theory of Lee Je-ma and its character

Lee KL

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2005 Dec;14(2):79-100.
Lee Je-ma (1837-1900) was a prominent scholar as well as an Korean physician. He classified every people into four distinctive types: greater yang[tai yang] person, lesser yin[shao yin] person, greater...

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