Knowledge and Practice in English Medicine, 1550–1680. (Record no. 76341)

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International Standard Book Number 9780511153754
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Canceled/invalid ISBN 9780521552264
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System control number (MiAaPQ)EBC201838
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Classification number R486 .W43 2000
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Classification number 610.942
100 1# - MAIN ENTRY--PERSONAL NAME
Personal name Wear, Andrew.
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245 10 - TITLE STATEMENT
Title Knowledge and Practice in English Medicine, 1550–1680.
264 #1 - PRODUCTION, PUBLICATION, DISTRIBUTION, MANUFACTURE, AND COPYRIGHT NOTICE
Place of production, publication, distribution, manufacture Cambridge :
Name of producer, publisher, distributor, manufacturer Cambridge University Press,
Date of production, publication, distribution, manufacture, or copyright notice 2000.
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Date of production, publication, distribution, manufacture, or copyright notice ©2000.
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Extent 1 online resource (506 pages)
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Formatted contents note Cover -- Half-title -- Title -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Contents -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction -- PART I -- CHAPTER 1 Setting the scene -- INTRODUCTION -- LIFE AND DEATH -- DISEASES -- THE SICK POOR -- MEDICAL PRACTITIONERS -- THE MEDICAL MARKETPLACE -- RELIGION -- LITERATE MEDICAL KNOWLEDGE -- THE HUMORAL THEORY OF HEALTH AND ILLNESS -- THE ENGLISH VERNACULAR MEDICAL TEXTS -- CHAPTER 2 Remedies -- INTRODUCTION AND SUMMARY -- DOMESTIC KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERTISE -- THE KNOWLEDGE OF 'OLD WIVES' -- PICKING HERBS - TOP-DOWN KNOWLEDGE -- THE MULTIPLICITY OF REMEDIES: THE NEW AND EXOTIC -- FOREIGN VERSUS LOCAL DRUGS -- UNDERSTANDING AND COPING WITH A MULTIPLICITY OF REMEDIES -- DATA RETRIEVAL -- THE VIRTUES AND POWERS OF REMEDIES -- COMPOUND REMEDIES -- SIMPLES AS HELMONTIAN MEDICINES -- IMPROVING REMEDIES -- CONCLUSION -- CHAPTER 3 Diseases -- INTRODUCTION AND SUMMARY -- THE RANGE OF ILLS AND DISEASES IN EARLY MODERN ENGLAND -- ILLNESS AND LEARNED PRACTICAL MEDICINE -- THE SIGNS OF DISEASE -- ANATOMICAL SIGNPOSTS -- SIGNS AND PATIENTS -- THE CAUSES AND IMAGES OF DISEASE -- The diseased body and the causes of disease -- PUTREFACTION -- Putrefaction and womens' disease -- Stories that carried conviction -- Autopsies and pathological stories -- Patients and disease narratives -- CHAPTER 4 Preventive medicine: healthy lifestyles and healthy environments -- SUMMARY -- INTRODUCTION -- THE ENGLISH HEALTH ADVICE BOOKS -- The social and geographical horizons of the regimens -- HEALTH AND ILLNESS IN THE REGIMENS OF HEALTH -- WE ARE WHAT WE EAT: DIGESTION, HEALTH AND ILLNESS -- Medicine, intemperance and morality -- HEALTH AND THE ENVIRONMENT -- Medical and lay perceptions -- Healthy and ill environments -- Precision and practicality -- Correcting the air -- UNDERSTANDING KNOWLEDGE ABOUT THE ENVIRONMENT -- Environment, food and drink -- CONCLUSION.
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Formatted contents note CHAPTER 5 Surgery: the hand work of medicine -- INTRODUCTION AND SUMMARY -- SURGERY AND PHYSIC -- LEARNED SURGERY AND THE UNITY OF PHYSIC AND SURGERY -- Diet -- Medicines -- THE IMPACT OF LEARNED MEDICINE -- LEARNING AND PRACTICE -- THE PRACTICE OF SURGERY: DANGEROUS AND INCURABLE CONDITIONS -- PAIN, THE SURGEON AND THE PATIENT -- SURGICAL TECHNIQUE AND CRAFT PROGRESS -- Time and healing -- The operative moment -- SURGEONS AND THE PATHOLOGY OF PUTREFACTION -- THE POX -- Constraints upon surgeons -- CHAPTER 6 Plague and medical knowledge -- SUMMARY -- INTRODUCTION -- THE HORROR OF PLAGUE -- THE PLAGUE, GROUPS AND INDIVIDUALS -- THE MEDICAL VISION OF PLAGUE AND THE POOR -- SUSCEPTIBILITY AND MORAL BLAME IN OTHER GROUPS -- THE BELIEF IN MEDICAL SUCCESS -- THE MEDICAL CAUSES OF PLAGUE -- THE NATURE OF THE PLAGUE POISON -- EARLY ENLIGHTENMENT SCEPTICISM AND CONTINUITY -- CONCLUSION -- CHAPTER 7 The prevention and cure of the plague -- MEDICINE AND PREVENTION OF PLAGUE -- Purging the air -- Private space and the prevention of plague -- VISITING THE SICK -- REMEDIES FOR PLAGUE -- THE TREATMENT OF PLAGUE IN THE PLAGUE TREATISES -- SURGERY -- CONCLUSION -- PART II -- CHAPTER 8 Conflict and revolution in medicine - the Helmontians -- SUMMARY -- GENERAL INTRODUCTION TO THE LATER SEVENTEENTH CENTURY -- THE NEW PHILOSOPHIES AND MEDICINE -- HELMONTIAN MEDICAL THEORY: DISEASE AND THERAPEUTICS -- THE WIDER HELMONTIAN CRITIQUE OF MEDICINE -- THE HELMONTIAN ATTACK ON BLEEDING AND PURGING -- GALENIC CRUELTY -- MEDICAL TRIALS AND THE HELMONTIANS -- WILLIAM WALWYN'S MEDICINE - A CASE STUDY -- SECRET REMEDIES -- MEDICINES TO REPLACE MEDICINE -- WALWYN'S MERRY MEDICINES -- CHAPTER 9 The failure of the Helmontian revolution in practical medicine -- INTRODUCTION AND SUMMARY -- DIET AND MEDICINE -- PATIENT RESISTANCE TO PLEASANT MEDICINE -- CASE HISTORIES -- COMPROMISE.
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Formatted contents note UNIVERSAL OPPOSITION -- CONCLUSION -- CHAPTER 10 Changes and continuities -- INTRODUCTION AND SUMMARY -- THE MEDICINE OF THE EMPIRICS -- THE ATTACK ON ANATOMY -- THOMAS SYDENHAM -- Sydenham's conceptions of disease -- Disease as nature's healing process -- Sydenham on putrefaction -- Sydenham and remedies -- Medicines, Physicians and Apothecaries -- THOMAS WILLIS: OLD STORIES OF DISEASE AND REMEDIES MODERNISED -- CONCLUSION -- Index.
520 ## - SUMMARY, ETC.
Summary, etc. A major synthesis of the knowledge and practice of early modern English medicine.
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Source of description note Description based on publisher supplied metadata and other sources.
590 ## - LOCAL NOTE (RLIN)
Local note Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2019. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
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Topical term or geographic name entry element Medicine--England--History--17th century.
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Genre/form data or focus term Electronic books.
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776 08 - ADDITIONAL PHYSICAL FORM ENTRY
Relationship information Print version:
Main entry heading Wear, Andrew
Title Knowledge and Practice in English Medicine, 1550–1680
Place, publisher, and date of publication Cambridge : Cambridge University Press,c2000
International Standard Book Number 9780521552264
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Uniform Resource Identifier <a href="https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/thebc/detail.action?docID=201838">https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/thebc/detail.action?docID=201838</a>
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