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"L'Anonyme" de Londres et la médecine d'Italie du Sud
History and Philosophy of the Life Sciences
Vol. 11, No. 2 (1989), pp. 237-251
Published by: Stazione Zoologica Anton Dohrn - Napoli
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/23330350
Page Count: 15
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Can the five doctors from Southern Italy and Sicily, whose theories are described in the famous Anonymus Londinensis (P. Lond. 137), be said to have belonged to an actual 'school of medicine'? Although this article stops short of such a conclusion, it is indicated that, positioned on the fringe of the West's scientific world, they remained aloof from the new medicine, embodied by Hippocrates.
History and Philosophy of the Life Sciences © 1989 Stazione Zoologica Anton Dohrn - Napoli