- Governments - strong and rich. The economy boomed and trade prospered. People could afford doctors.
- Artists revolutionised painting - this led them to study the body in more detail, and was connected to improved knowledge of anatomy.
- Learning revival - universities established schools of medicine, the beginning of scientific method - which involved conducting an experiment, collecting observations, then coming to a conclusion, they questioned the knowledge of the Greeks and Romans.
- Printing Press - allowed new ideas to spread more quickly around…