Table of contents for A brief history of disease, science and medicine : from the Ice Age to the Genome Project / by Michael Kennedy.


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INTRODUCTION	2
CHAPTER 1    IN THE BEGINNING	3
CHAPTER 2 - THE BEGINNING OF HISTORY	10
CHAPTER 3 - CLASSICAL GREECE AND ROME	28
CHAPTER 4 - INDIA AND CHINA	45
CHAPTER 5 - THE RISE OF ISLAM AND ARABIC MEDICINE	69
CHAPTER 6 - THE MIDDLE AGES	78
CHAPTER 7 - THE BEGINNING OF MODERN SCIENCE	92
CHAPTER 8 - THE ENLIGHTENMENT AND MEDICINE	112
CHAPTER 9 - THE CENTURY OF THE SURGEON	137
CHAPTER 10- THE GERMANS	168
CHAPTER 11 - MEDICINE, BACTERIOLOGY AND INFECTIOUS DISEASES	183
CHAPTER 12- THE RISE OF MEDICINE	196
CHAPTER 13 - THE NEW SCIENCE	218
CHAPTER 14 - THE DEVELOPMENT OF MODERN SURGERY	232
CHAPTER 15-   BLOOD	274
CHAPTER 16 - THE STRUCTURE OF DNA	295
CHAPTER 17 - FLEMING, FLOREY AND PENICILLIN	305
CHAPTER 18 - TWENTIETH CENTURY MEDICINE	317
CHAPTER 19 - CARDIAC SURGERY	379
CHAPTER 20 - CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE AND ANESTHESIA	405
CHAPTER 21 - TRANSPLANTATION	422
CHAPTER 22 - PSYCHIATRY	439
CHAPTER 23 - THE ECONOMICS OF MEDICINE	477
POSTSCRIPT	511
INDEX	523
 

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Medicine History, Science History, Diseases History, History of Medicine, Science history