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The Formation and Background of Claude Bernard's General Physiology

Han KW

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2010 Dec;19(2):507-552.
Claude Bernard, a French physiologist in the nineteenth century, strove to establish experimental physiology as a medical branch and scientific field. In 1854, he started his lecture series on general...
The Identity of the Author's Opponents of On Ancient Medicine

Ban D

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2010 Dec;19(2):487-506.
The identity of the author's opponents of On Ancient Medicine is an attractive and problematic question. In 1963, Lloyd suggested that the author was attacking Philolaus or medical thinkers influenced...
Eugenics Discourse and Racial Improvement in Republican China (1911-1949)

Sihn KH

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2010 Dec;19(2):459-486.
This paper aimed to examine the advent of eugenics and its characteristics in republican China. Although eugenics was introduced into China as a discourse to preserve and improve race by...
The Origin of Jingmai : Through the Investigation into Some Important Hypotheses

Jung W

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2010 Dec;19(2):433-457.
In this paper, I tried to investigate the origin of Jingmai through examination of some important hypotheses brought up by modern scholars and introduce new hypothesis. Hypotheses about the origin...
State Control of Medicine through Legislation and Revision of the Medical Law : Licensed and Unlicensed Medical Practices in the 1950s - 60s

Lee J

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2010 Dec;19(2):385-432.
In the 1950s and 1960s, Korea overcame the aftermath of the war and laid the foundations for modernization of economy and professionalization of medicine. The National Medical Services Law, enacted...
Changes of Medico-pharmaceutical Profession and Private Practice from the Late 19th Century to the Early 20th Century : Ebb and Flow of Western Pharmacies and Clinics Attached to Pharmacy

Lee HK

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2010 Dec;19(2):343-384.
This article examined i) how traditional medico-pharmaceutical custom from the late 19th century influenced such changes, ii) how medical laws of Daehan Empire and early colonial period influenced the differentiation...
The Medical History and the Death Cause of Young-Jo Based on the Seungjeongwon Ilgi (Royal Secretariat Logs)

Kim SH, Kim DR

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2010 Dec;19(2):299-342.
Young-Jo, 83 years old, was the longest lived king of the Chosun Dynasty. Seungjeongwon Ilgi gives more detail about the diseases and prescriptions of Young-Jo. We could close look at...
In the Margins: Writing on Medicine in Korea After 1876

Kim SM

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2010 Dec;19(2):255-298.
The goals of this article are to survey American scholarship of medicine in Korea during the modern period and to suggest perspectives such studies offer to the fields of Korean...
From Influence to Confluence : Positioning the History of Pre-Modern Korean Medicine in East Asia

Suh S

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2010 Dec;19(2):225-254.
This article surveys studies focusing on pre-modern Korean medicine, which are both written in English and analyzed primary sources up to 1876. Overall, the history of pre-modern Korean medicine is...

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