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Modern medicine and surgery in the Orient

by J. Ewing Mears

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Published by D.C. Heath in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medicine

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    Statementby J. Ewing Mears
    ContributionsRoyal College of Surgeons of England
    The Physical Object
    Pagination38 p. ;
    Number of Pages38
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26271346M

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EWING Author: J. Ewing Mears. Modern Medicine and Surgery in the Orient * J. Ewing Mears * Abstract of a paper read by title at the meeting of the American Surgical Association, May 5, Author: J.

Ewing Mears. speak of Modern Medicine and Surgery in the Orient, and not of ancient, empiric medicine, as the history of medicine tells us it existed from the earliest recorded period of time.

In the paper which I read before the Association, at the meeting at St. Louis, inon the Evolution of Surgery, I directed attention to the practice of the art of surgery at that time, when it existed.

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Many years ago, in an earlier and more troubled life, I qualified in, and for a brief period practised, medicine.