Islamic contirubution to medicine

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What was the conon of medicines
Famous text made by avicenna
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What did Avicenna do
Diagnosis by pulse/urine and saved knowledge from Greeks/Romans
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What was Rhazes famous for
Scientific observation, looked at holistic approach to medicine, e.g not just symptoms but patient background aswell.
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What did rhazes write
He wrote the first symptoms of smallpox
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What did Al Zahrawi
Invented over 200 surgical instruments — forceps, scalpel
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Who was ibn al-Nafis
He was the first scholar to understand the respire-circulatory system and heart
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What did ibn al Nadia find out
He found out that the heart was in 2 halves and that blood could only travel from one side to other through lungs
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What was more advanced, Arabic or western
Arabic Medicine was more advanced that medicine in the western world
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What did al kindi do
Added knowledge from India, Persia and Egypt
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What did western apothecaries sell
Strange things
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What did Muslim pharmacists sell
They used substances that showed positive effects on patients
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