A focus on Trotula dé Ruggiero: a pioneer in women's and children's health in history of medicine.

@article{Bifulco2014AFO,
  title={A focus on Trotula d{\'e} Ruggiero: a pioneer in women's and children's health in history of medicine.},
  author={Maurizio Bifulco and Elena Ciaglia and Magda Marasco and G. T. Gangemi},
  journal={The journal of maternal-fetal & neonatal medicine : the official journal of the European Association of Perinatal Medicine, the Federation of Asia and Oceania Perinatal Societies, the International Society of Perinatal Obstetricians},
  year={2014},
  volume={27 2},
  pages={204-5}
}
Trotula dé Ruggiero was the first female physician in history of medicine and her role at Medical School of Salerno. Her reputation in the Middle Ages was so important that her theoretical manuscripts were diffused in all European universities and laid the foundations for modern medicine. Of note, Trotula deepened medicine as an eternal dichotomy between… CONTINUE READING