Uroscopy in Byzantium (330–1453 AD)
作者: N. PardalidisE. KosmaoglouA. DiamantisN. Sofikitis
作者单位: 1Office for the Study of History of the Greek (Hellenic) Naval Medicine, Naval Hospital of Athens, Athens, Greece
2Department of Urology, Athens Medical Center, Athens, Greece
3Department of Urology, Ioannina University Medical School, Ioannina, Greece
刊名: The Journal of Urology, 2007, Vol.179 (4), pp.1271-1276
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2007.11.046
关键词: Byzantiumurinekidneyhistory of medicinediagnostic techniquesurological
原始语种摘要: Purpose(#br)The macroscopic examination of urine constituted a lasting diagnostic method from the time of Hippocrates and Galen until the Renaissance. The Byzantines, as the carriers of ancient Greek medical knowledge, adopted uroscopy.(#br)Materials and Methods(#br)We reviewed the medical and historical bibliography as well as the original texts of Byzantine doctors.(#br)Results(#br)The outcome was impressive since, at that time, uroscopy was considered a main tool of clinical diagnosis. The Byzantines influenced the Arabs and Western Europe, their scriptures were considered points of reference, and they were regarded as experts on the subject of uroscopy.(#br)Conclusions(#br)Byzantine doctors added new elements to the concept of uroscopy, which was based on ancient Greek knowledge....
全文获取路径: Elsevier  (合作)
影响因子:3.696 (2012)

  • uroscopy 尿检查
  • AD Access Device
  • diagnostic 诊断的
  • Byzantine 拜占庭筑的
  • urine 尿
  • irreplaceable 不能替换的
  • ancient 古代的
  • medical 医学
  • knowledge 知识
  • thinking 思考