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Towards Modern Depressive Disorder: Professional Understanding of Depression in Interwar Britain

Hwang HJ

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2019 Dec;28(3):787-820.
  • doi: 10.13081/kjmh.2019.28.787
This article examines the way in which British psychiatrists defined, categorized, and applied depression in the period between the two World Wars. To analyze the professional understanding and application of...
A Research on the Shamanistic Medical Activities as Seen in the Recipes for Fifty-two Ailments (五十二病方) Written in the Mawangdui (馬王堆) Silk Manuscript

Cho Y

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2019 Dec;28(3):755-786.
  • doi: 10.13081/kjmh.2019.28.755
The main thesis of this research is to discuss the shamanistic medical activities as seen in the Recipes for Fifty-two Ailments written in the Mawangdui Silk Manuscript, to corroborate them...
Public Health Center on Tuberculosis Management in Korea: From 1945 to the Late 1970s

Kwon OY

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2019 Dec;28(3):721-754.
  • doi: 10.13081/kjmh.2019.28.721
Tuberculosis (TB) was called “ruinous disease” in colonial Korea. However, it is no longer a threat to the lives of the Korean people. Public Health Centers (PHC) have played a...
A Study on the Name of “Po Goo Nyo Goan” and Its Marking

Lee H, Kang M, Kwon I

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2019 Dec;28(3):685-720.
  • doi: 10.13081/kjmh.2019.28.685
This study aims to correct the Chinese characters of 普救女館 (Po Goo Nyo Goan) and its Korean pronunciation by re-examining the circumstances around the establishment of this hospital, and to...
A study on the Introduction and Use of Cold Damage Diseases-related Literature in the Early Joseon Dynasty: Focusing on Publishing, Citation, and Textbooks

Park HP

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2019 Dec;28(3):649-684.
  • doi: 10.13081/kjmh.2019.28.649
The status or role of Shanghan Lun (Treatise on Cold Damage Diseases) in Joseon is quite different compared to neighboring China and Japan. This is a unique aspect that distinguishes...

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