History of Medicine - factors in each period

A chart of examples of how different factors helped the development of medicine in each period

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GOV. & WEALTH INDIVIDUALS WAR CHANCE SCIENCE & TECH RELIGION COMMUNICATIO

PREHISTROY SURGERY Trephinning

PUBLIC HEALTH Nomadic Nomadic

Witch doctor
CAUSE AND CURE Women were main Charms and amulets
healers

ANCIENT Dissection banned
Physician - used simple
SURGERY surgery to treat illness
Better instruments (bronze) Knowledge about
EGYPT anatomy from…

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Centralised and wealthy Clinical observation
Need for healthy
PUBLIC HEALTH government create
army
Better architecture Had a strong empire a
strong empire spread around Europe

Galen - Theory of
CAUSE AND CURE Opposites

Ibn Al Nafis - proved
Galen's theories wrong
(heart ventricles)
Liked Galen's theories
DARK/ Hugh & Theodoric…

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King's Evil - made
people come out of
pollution
Different types of Paracelcus Healers could travel ar
Tried to isolate the
CAUSE AND CURE Great Plague - thought
healers - specialists experimented with and learn different
Paracelcus - chemicals different chemicals techniques
it came from rats
(actually fleas), shows
progression…

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Booth and Rowntree - Germany, who had
report showed poverty good health system

Flemming leaves
petri dish out
Charles Chamberlain
Alexander Flemming -
(on Pasteur's research
Penicillin USA wanted
American Government team) retested some Invention of petri dish
Ehrlich - first magic penicillin for their
CAUSE AND CURE fund mass…

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