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The Theory of Humours revisited

@inproceedings{Glynn2015TheTO,
  title={The Theory of Humours revisited},
  author={J. Glynn and R. Bhikha},
  year={2015}
}
  • J. Glynn, R. Bhikha
  • Published 2015
  • Philosophy
  • Historical background ● The humoral theory ● Nature of the humours ● Features and functions of the humours ● Humours and the environment ● Humours and disease ● Humours and infection ● Humours and temperament ● The role of Physis in the humoral theory ● Humours in other medical systems ● Humours and medical practice ● Correcting humoral balance ● The decline of the humoral theory ● The germ theory ● Humours and modern medicine ● The bio-psycho-social model of health ● Summary ● Further reading… CONTINUE READING
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