A treatise on the Canon of medicine of Avicenna. . Translation of ” De Viribus Cordis ” Carra de Vaux, in his monograph ” Avicenne,” 13 furnishes particu-. I B 2 THE CANON OF MEDICINE The place for Avicenna in modern thought is A harmony and a temperament also admits oi de?r P ees The notion of. Key words: Avicenna; Canon Medicinae; Preservation of Health, Seven Doctrines ; History “Histoire de la medicene” says “Aven Sina is an intellectual phenome- non. .. medicine; grčkoarapska medicina; Mudawa Salookia.

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He was foremost a physician but was also an astronomer, chemist, geologist, psychologist, philosopher, logician, mathematician, physicist, and poet. Avicenna’s judgment about the prognosis of the disease is “Laqve, lasting more than six months, will not cure” 6.

Canon describes humans as having eight different “varieties of equipoise”, or differing temperaments. Bitter taste Excessive thirst Burning cardiac orifice.

In the thesis on General Physiology or “The Faculties of the Body”, Avicenna separates life into three different categories: The account “contracting side of face pulls the other side” 6 in spasmodic type reminds us a clear definition of hemifacial spasm.

Commentary on Avicenna’s Canon of Medicine, Three Volumes

Laqve Laqve is a disease that involves the face. Meeicina weak type of laqve, saliva frequently flows out on the affected side of face. Arteries and Viscera according to AvicennaWellcome L Fanon handwritten codex, which is concerned with practical medicine, has had an immeasurable influence on the modern medicine of our time.

The Canon of Medicine divides the thesis on temperaments into three subsections; a general overview, one based on members of the body, and temperaments based on age. Avicenna, Canon Medicinae, Wellcome L A few of his philosophical treatises were later adopted by mystics of Sufiism.

Laqve wry mouth considered in Avicenna’s renowned treatise the Canon of Aviceba. The original text was written ca. Although, the patient recovered completely after the treatment protocol instructed by Avicenna, we could not make any comment over this particular case whether the reason for improvement was the natural course of the disease or not.


Serous humour resembles blood and is necessary for body tissues for two reasons: J Neurol Sci ; 2: Retrieved 6 September This work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright canom is the author’s life plus years or less.

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Patients should eat excrement softening food such as chickpea juice and olive oil. Confusingly, there appear to have been two men called Gerard of Cremona, both translators of Arabic texts into Latin. Moreover, he always refers to the knowledge or experiences acquired from other medical schools, for instance the ancient Greek and Indian disciplines.

You should use treatments that medicinq being applied in stroke and spasm events in accordance with the condition of the patient. In the case of spasmodic-type, hot topical agents should not be used, due to aggravating effect of the heat on spasm. Retrieved 19 December For this training, smaller mirror is more useful.

Another — as physicians refer to it — is sensual spirit residing in the brain. Sarcoidosis is a rare cause of subacute or chronic polyneuropathy or polyradiculopathy of assymetrical type In the first half of the 15th century, unbelievably cabon artists in Italy made what is probably the most beautiful edition thereof.

Avicenna Canon Bodleian Library 4r. Since flesh of gazelle do not provide warming effect, it is useless. For that reason, agents having flushing effect on the skin should be applied over cervical spine, through which region the nerve medician travel to the neck and jaw.

The following table is provided for the four periods of life: If the se has been modified from its original state, some details such as the timestamp may not fully reflect those of the original file. Avicenna says that the hand, especially the palm and the tip of the index finger, is the most sensitive of all and attuned to tactile contact.


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Treatment First of all, laqve patient should not be mobilized for a week, while some physicians offer four-day bed rest. Furtherance of knowledge has been eased by the great efforts of preceding figures who dedicated their lives to the advent of the science and technology.

National Library of Medicine. The start of the third book Wellcome L Other contributing factors are the youth’s association with sperm and the consistency of their bile. If you see the sign of blood, cut the vein under the tongue. It is the so-called Canon Medicinae, a medicinal treatise from the Middle East.

Laqve (cara torcida), considerada en el famoso tratado de Avicena: el canon de la Medicina

Each entry contains the substance’s name, its criteria of medicuna which sometimes describes how the substance is found in natureand its nature or primary qualities. He describes what he says are the ” four causes ” of illness, based on Aristotelian philosophy: Uses of Wikidata Infobox.

Avicenna in Renaissance Italy: He also gave his opinion of the effectiveness or ineffectiveness of some remedies, and gave details of where particular ingredients came from and how they were prepared. The Canon of Medicine remained a medical authority for centuries. They show scenes of various medical treatmentsas performed by people in Italian garments and in typically Italian houses.

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