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Introduction Processes of Occidental Medicine in Jeonbuk

Lee KS

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2008 Jun;17(1):111-119.
No abstract available.
Historical Perspectives of the Treatment of Thyroid Disease

Ahn J

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2008 Jun;17(1):99-110.
Although several findings of historical writings have been made, the exact role of the thyroid was not known in the ancient times. From the middle of the nineteenth century, the...
Life and Activities of Chu Hyun Chik

Hong JW, Park HW

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2008 Jun;17(1):87-98.
Chu Hyun Chik was one of those who graduated first from Jejungwon Medical School in 1908, and had carried on an independence movement as well as religious, educational, and social...
Japan's Oriental Medicine Policy in Colonial Korea

Park Y

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2008 Jun;17(1):75-86.
During its colonization of Korea, the Japanese Empire used the Western medicine as a tool for advertising its advanced culture. However, the medical orkforce available in Korea was insufficient. The...
The Establishment of SUMC(Severance Union Medical College) Psychiatry Department and the Formation of Humanistic Tradition

Yeo IS

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2008 Jun;17(1):57-74.
Psychiatry is a branch of medicine which deals with the problem of mental health. Although psychiatric concept and treatment is not absent in traditional medicine in Korea, it was not...
Establishment and Activity of PoKuNyoKwan

Lee BW

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2008 Jun;17(1):37-55.
PoKuNyoKwan was established in 1887 by Meta Howard, a female doctor who was dispatched from Woman's Foreign Missionary Society, an evangelical branch affiliated with U.S. North Methodist Church. PoKuNyoKwan was...
The Review and all the Problem to Solve on the Naeuiwonjabon: A preceding study on the Dongeuibogam


  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2008 Jun;17(1):23-36.
Donguibogam, literally meaning "Principles and Practice of Eastern Medicine"), is an encyclopedic bible of medical knowledge and treatment techniques compiled in Korea in 1613. Despites of some important research for...
The Contradictive Tendencies in Medical Treatment of the Hellenistic Age: Diversity versus Simplification, Chronic Extension(Physical Therapy) versus Rapidity, Humane Medicine versus Worldly Success

Che J

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2008 Jun;17(1):1-22.
It is a one-sided view to find the greatness of Hippocrates just in seeking after scientific medicine(medicina scientia) and sublating superstitious treatment. The scientific medicine did not begin with him,...

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