Bernard de Gordon (fl. 1270-1330): medieval physician and teacher.

@article{Pearn2013BernardDG,
  title={Bernard de Gordon (fl. 1270-1330): medieval physician and teacher.},
  author={John H. Pearn},
  journal={Journal of medical biography},
  year={2013},
  volume={21 1},
  pages={8-11}
}
The Montpellier physician Bernard de Gordon flourished in the late Middle Ages in the era when university education first evolved in the training of European physicians. Fragmentary details of his life and medical influence are known from seven books, particularly his extensive (163 chapters) text Lilium Medicine and from Chaucer's reference to him in the… CONTINUE READING