The "Byzantine Classification" of headache disorders.

@article{Trompoukis2007TheC,
  title={The "Byzantine Classification" of headache disorders.},
  author={Constantinos C Trompoukis and Konstantinos M Vadikolias},
  journal={Headache},
  year={2007},
  volume={47 7},
  pages={1063-8}
}
Headache makes up a major chapter in the writings of the great medical authors of the Byzantine period (324 to 1453 CE). This important period was the natural link between antiquity and the Renaissance, one that is greatly appreciated by researchers of the history of medicine. A detailed analysis was made of the original Greek medical texts, of the most important Byzantine physicians in order to relate their descriptions to the recent classification according to the International Headache… CONTINUE READING

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