Pre-modern Islamic medical ethics and Graeco-Islamic-Jewish embryology.

@article{Ghaly2014PremodernIM,
  title={Pre-modern Islamic medical ethics and Graeco-Islamic-Jewish embryology.},
  author={Mohammed M Ghaly},
  journal={Bioethics},
  year={2014},
  volume={28 2},
  pages={49-58}
}
This article examines the, hitherto comparatively unexplored, reception of Greek embryology by medieval Muslim jurists. The article elaborates on the views attributed to Hippocrates (d. ca. 375 BC), which received attention from both Muslim physicians, such as Avicenna (d. 1037), and their Jewish peers living in the Muslim world including Ibn Jumay' (d. ca… CONTINUE READING