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Text and Practice in East Asian Medicine: The Structure of East Asian Medical Knowledge Examined by Donguibogam Currents in Contemporary South Korea

Kim T

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2019 Aug;28(2):591-620.
  • doi: 10.13081/kjmh.2019.28.591
How do classical texts, such as Hwangdi Neijing and Shanghanlun, continuously play significant roles in medical practices in the history of East Asian medicine? Although this is a significant question...
Doctors Discussing “the Root of Koreans”: Medical Genetics and the Korean Origin, 1975–1987

Hyun J

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2019 Aug;28(2):551-590.
  • doi: 10.13081/kjmh.2019.28.551
Anthropological genetics emerged as a new discipline to investigate the origin of human species in the second half of the twentieth century. Using the genetic database of blood groups and...
Statistics and Colonial Medicine: A Doubt and Controversy on Tuberculosis Statistics in Colonial Korea

Park JY

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2019 Aug;28(2):509-550.
  • doi: 10.13081/kjmh.2019.28.509
This paper focuses on the criticism of tuberculosis statistics published by the Japanese Government-general in colonial Korea and a research on the reality of tuberculosis prevalence by medical doctors from...
Death and Survival of Patients with Hansen's Disease in Colonial Korea

Kim JH

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2019 Aug;28(2):469-508.
  • doi: 10.13081/kjmh.2019.28.469
The purpose of this research is to describe how Hansen's disease patients experienced the modern system of control of Hansen's disease introduced by Japan, and the inimical attitude of society...
Traditional Medicine Doctor Kim Gwangjin's Battle against Jaundice during the Japanese Colonial Period

Oh C

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2019 Aug;28(2):427-468.
  • doi: 10.13081/kjmh.2019.28.427
This study aims to examine how traditional medicine doctors (醫生) of the Japanese colonial period in Korea treated patients and their own diseases with traditional medicine (漢方) and Western medicine...
Choe Han-gi's Discourse on Singi and His Criticism on Chinese Medicine and Western Medicine: Focusing on the Relationship with Seo Gyeong-deok's Philosophy

Cho SS

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2019 Aug;28(2):373-426.
  • doi: 10.13081/kjmh.2019.28.373
This study examines how Choe Han-gi (崔漢綺, 1803–1879) developed his medical discourse which integrated the concepts of traditional Chinese medicine with modern Western anatomy, based on the philosophy of Seo...

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