Rhazes viewpoints about causes, diagnosis, treatment and prognosis of gout

Abstract

Gout, a medical condition of acute inflammatory joint disorders, has been recognized from the antiquity. However, the name of Rhazes, a Persian historic physician who has described the etiology, signs, symptoms, epidemiology, treatment and prevention of this malady more than a thousand year ago, hasn't been taken into consideration appropriately. In this… (More)

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@inproceedings{Tabatabaei2012RhazesVA, title={Rhazes viewpoints about causes, diagnosis, treatment and prognosis of gout}, author={Seyed Mahmoud Tabatabaei and Seyed Mohammad Ali Tabatabaei and Mohammad Mahdi Zamani and Nastaran Sabetkish and Farnaz Roshani}, booktitle={Journal of medical ethics and history of medicine}, year={2012} }