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The Resource History of medicine : a very short introduction, William Bynum

History of medicine : a very short introduction, William Bynum

Label
History of medicine : a very short introduction
Title
History of medicine
Title remainder
a very short introduction
Statement of responsibility
William Bynum
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This concise and accessible Very Short Introduction takes the reader on a tour through the history of medicine from classical times to the present. Focusing on the key turning points in the history of Western medicine - such as the advent of hospitals and the rise of experimental medicine, Bill Bynum offers insights into medicine's past, while at the same time engaging with contemporary issues, discoveries, and controversies."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bynum, W. F.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medicine, History
  • History of Medicine
  • Physicians
Label
History of medicine : a very short introduction, William Bynum
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 157-164) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction.
  • kinds of medicine.
  • p. 1
  • 1.
  • Medicine at the bedside.
  • p. 5
  • 2.
  • Medicine in the library.
  • p. 19
  • 3.
  • Medicine in the hospital.
  • p. 43
  • 4.
  • Medicine in the community.
  • p. 68
  • 5.
  • Medicine in the laboratory.
  • p. 91
  • 6.
  • Medicine in the modern world.
  • p. 118
  • References.
  • p. 157
  • Further reading.
  • p. 159
  • Index.
  • p. 165
Control code
ocn225389176
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
169 p.
Isbn
9780199215430
Lccn
2008016934
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
Label
History of medicine : a very short introduction, William Bynum
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 157-164) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction.
  • kinds of medicine.
  • p. 1
  • 1.
  • Medicine at the bedside.
  • p. 5
  • 2.
  • Medicine in the library.
  • p. 19
  • 3.
  • Medicine in the hospital.
  • p. 43
  • 4.
  • Medicine in the community.
  • p. 68
  • 5.
  • Medicine in the laboratory.
  • p. 91
  • 6.
  • Medicine in the modern world.
  • p. 118
  • References.
  • p. 157
  • Further reading.
  • p. 159
  • Index.
  • p. 165
Control code
ocn225389176
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
169 p.
Isbn
9780199215430
Lccn
2008016934
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.

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