Galen: Wrote 60 books!
- He trained at Alexandria and lived near a temple where he gained knowledge about the body.
- He knew the anatomy of the human body well, through wounds he was able to learn about it.
- He later knew how to put guts back into the body.
- Galen got money from his books to buy pigs which he could disect and look into. He did not do this on humans.
- He used criminals as guinea pigs to open up and look into.
- Mistakes were made because animals anatomy is very different to a humans.
- He didnt record his ideas as he was biased and thought he was right.
- He learnt from others, especially Hipocrates.
- Galen did demonstrations infront of large crowds to prove he was correct and become more popular. He proved how to paralyse a pig,…