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Book Review: Transnational Revision of the History of Modern Medicine in Japan. Hoi-eun Kim, Doctors of Empire: Medical and Cultural Encounters between Imperial Germany and Meiji Japan (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2014)

Kim TH

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2015 Apr;24(1):293-297.
  • doi: 10.13081/kjmh.2015.24.293
No abstract available.
Book Review: SHIN Dongwon, The History of Everyday Life and Medicine in Korea

Park Y

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2015 Apr;24(1):285-291.
  • doi: 10.13081/kjmh.2015.24.285
No abstract available.
"If I Only Touch Her Cloak": The Sisters of Charity of St. Joseph in New Orleans' Charity Hospital, 1834-1860

Kong HG, Kim OJ

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2015 Apr;24(1):241-283.
  • doi: 10.13081/kjmh.2015.24.241
This study is about the Sisters of Charity of St. Joseph in New Orleans' Charity Hospital during the years between 1834 and 1860. The Sisters of Charity of St. Joseph...
A Development of Byzantine Christian Charities during the 4th-7th Centuries and the Birth of the Hospital

Nam SH

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2015 Apr;24(1):195-239.
  • doi: 10.13081/kjmh.2015.24.195
This study aims to examine the beginning and the development of Christian Charities during the 4th-6th centuries which would eventually result in the birth of the hospital in modern sense...
A Study on the Awareness of Chinese Medicine by Medical Missionaries: Focused on The China Medical Missionary Journal (1887-1932)

Jo J

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2015 Apr;24(1):163-194.
  • doi: 10.13081/kjmh.2015.24.163
Protestant medical missionaries, who started entering China during the beginning of the 19th century, set the goal as propagating Western medicine to the Chinese while spreading the Christian gospel. Back...
Obstetric Medical Book and Women's Childbirth in Qing Dynasty: The Case of the Treatise on Easy Childbirth


  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2015 Apr;24(1):111-162.
  • doi: 10.13081/kjmh.2015.24.111
Ye Feng composed what was to become one of the most famous and widely-circulating medical works of the late imperial period, the Treatise on Easy Childbirth(1715). Ye Feng proposed the...
The Disease and Treatment of the Frontline Soldiers in Han Dynasty

Min H

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2015 Apr;24(1):67-109.
  • doi: 10.13081/kjmh.2015.24.67
This paper purports to identify and analyze the medical information of the frontline soldiers in the Northwest borderland provinces of Han Dynasty, especially Juyan and Dunhuang region, through an heuristic...
U.S. Military Administration's Malaria Control Activities (1945-1948)

Yeo IS

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2015 Apr;24(1):35-65.
  • doi: 10.13081/kjmh.2015.24.35
To prevent and control infectious diseases was one of the major concerns of U.S. military government when they stationed in Korea in 1945. It was because the spread of various...
Lee Jungsook, a Korean Independence Activist and a Nurse during the Japanese Colonial Period

Kim SY

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2015 Apr;24(1):1-34.
  • doi: 10.13081/kjmh.2015.24.1
This article examines the life of Lee Jungsook, a Korean nurse, as a independence activist during the Japanese colonial period. Lee Jungsook(1896-1950) was born in Bukchung in Hamnam province. She studied...

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