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The Resource Questions and answers for physicians : a medieval Arabic study manual, by ʻAbd al-ʻAzīz Al-Sulamī ; translated, edited, and with an introduction by Gary Leiser and Noury Al-Khaledy, (electronic resource)

Questions and answers for physicians : a medieval Arabic study manual, by ʻAbd al-ʻAzīz Al-Sulamī ; translated, edited, and with an introduction by Gary Leiser and Noury Al-Khaledy, (electronic resource)

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Questions and answers for physicians : a medieval Arabic study manual
Title
Questions and answers for physicians
Title remainder
a medieval Arabic study manual
Statement of responsibility
by ʻAbd al-ʻAzīz Al-Sulamī ; translated, edited, and with an introduction by Gary Leiser and Noury Al-Khaledy
Title variation
Kitāb Imtiḥān al-alibbāʼ li-kāffat al-aṭibbāʼ
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Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ara
  • ara
  • eng
Summary
  • Annotation
  • Annotation
Member of
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-1207 or 1208
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Sulamī, ʻAbd al-ʻAzīz ibn ʻAbd al-Jabbār
Dewey number
610
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
In English, with original Arabic text
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946-
  • 1918-1995
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  • Leiser, Gary
  • Al-Khaledy, Noury
Series statement
Sir Henry Wellcome Asian studies
Series volume
v. 3
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medicine, Arab
  • Medicine, Medieval
  • Medicine
Summary expansion
  • This is a translation and edition of the medieval Arabic medical work entitled Imtihan al-alibba' li-kaffat al-atibba' ["The Experts' Examination for All Physicians"]. It is a study guide for students of medicine prepared by Abd al-Aziz al-Sulami who was chief of medicine to the Ayyubid sultan in Cairo between 596/1200 and 604/1208. This work sheds light on medical education in the medieval Middle East and is an epitome of the medical knowledge of the time
  • This is a translation and edition of the medieval Arabic medical work entitled Imti??n al-alibb?' li-k?ffat al-a?ibb?' ["The Experts' Examination for All Physicians"]. It is a study guide for students of medicine prepared by Abd al-Az?z al-Sulami who was chief of medicine to the Ayy?bid sultan in Cairo between 596/1200 and 604/1208. It is composed of ten chapters on ten fields of medicine: the pulse, urine, fevers and crises, symptoms, drugs, treatment, ophthalmology, surgery, bonesetting, and fundamentals. Each chapter contains twenty questions on the respective subject with the answer to each question. In addition an authority is cited for each answer. This work sheds light on medical education in the medieval Middle East and is an epitome of the medical knowledge of the time
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Questions and answers for physicians : a medieval Arabic study manual, by ʻAbd al-ʻAzīz Al-Sulamī ; translated, edited, and with an introduction by Gary Leiser and Noury Al-Khaledy, (electronic resource)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 119-124) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Preface; Introduction; The Experts' Examination for All Physicians; CHAPTER ONE: On the Pulse; CHAPTER TWO: On Urine; CHAPTER THREE: On Fevers and Crises; CHAPTER FOUR: Favorable and Dangerous Symptoms; CHAPTER FIVE: On Simple Drugs; CHAPTER SIX: On Treatment; CHAPTER SEVEN: On What Ophthalmologists Should Be Asked; CHAPTER EIGHT: On What a Surgeon Should Be Asked; CHAPTER NINE: What the Bonesetter Should Be Asked; CHAPTER TEN: On the Fundamentals of This Art; Bibliography; Index
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ocm60880481
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1 online resource (xii, 133, 117 pages)
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online
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9781423714514
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eBooks on EBSCOhost
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illustrations
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(OCoLC)60880481
Label
Questions and answers for physicians : a medieval Arabic study manual, by ʻAbd al-ʻAzīz Al-Sulamī ; translated, edited, and with an introduction by Gary Leiser and Noury Al-Khaledy, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 119-124) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Preface; Introduction; The Experts' Examination for All Physicians; CHAPTER ONE: On the Pulse; CHAPTER TWO: On Urine; CHAPTER THREE: On Fevers and Crises; CHAPTER FOUR: Favorable and Dangerous Symptoms; CHAPTER FIVE: On Simple Drugs; CHAPTER SIX: On Treatment; CHAPTER SEVEN: On What Ophthalmologists Should Be Asked; CHAPTER EIGHT: On What a Surgeon Should Be Asked; CHAPTER NINE: What the Bonesetter Should Be Asked; CHAPTER TEN: On the Fundamentals of This Art; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocm60880481
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 133, 117 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781423714514
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)60880481

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