Terapéutica para tratar el cólera en Yucatán, México (1833-1853). Medicina fisiológica, herbolaria local y régimen moral

  title={Terap{\'e}utica para tratar el c{\'o}lera en Yucat{\'a}n, M{\'e}xico (1833-1853). Medicina fisiol{\'o}gica, herbolaria local y r{\'e}gimen moral},
  author={P. Moreno},
  journal={Asclepio-revista De Historia De La Medicina Y De La Ciencia},
  • P. Moreno
  • Published 2016
  • Sociology
  • Asclepio-revista De Historia De La Medicina Y De La Ciencia
This article analyzes the pillars that supported the therapeutic practice in Yucatan to treat cholera patients during the outbreaks preceding the discovery of its bacterial etiology, one in 1833 and another in 1853. Due partly to a significant evolution in scientific and medical ideas, and the dissemination of the principles of positivism, a profound process of transformation was experienced, which brought, among other things, new perceptions of the disease as well as schemes different from the… Expand