The Tools of Asclepius: Surgical Instruments in Greek and Roman Times

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BRILL, Nov 28, 2014 - Medical - 476 pages
In The Tools of Asclepius Lawrence Bliquez provides a comprehensive, up-to-date treatment of the surgical instruments and paraphernalia used by Greco-Roman pharmacists, physicians and surgeons.
 

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Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction
1
Chapter 2 Hippocratic Surgeries and Surgical Tools
23
Chapter 3 The Hellenistic Contribution
51
Chapter 4 Tools of the Empire
56
Materials Sutures Plugs Tents etc
299
Postscript
348

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