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Women as healers : a history of women and medicine / Hilary Bourdillon.

By: Material type: TextTextSeries: Cambridge medieval textbooks | Women in historyPublication details: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1988.ISBN:
  • 0521325102
  • 0521310903
Subject(s): DDC classification:
  • 305.4361 19
LOC classification:
  • R692
Summary: A book looking at the important and varied role women have played in medicine as healers, midwives, nurses, doctors and campaigners, from ancient times to the present day. The author's concern is with the medical treatment and practitioners rather than with the history of medical ideas.
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A book looking at the important and varied role women have played in medicine as healers, midwives, nurses, doctors and campaigners, from ancient times to the present day. The author's concern is with the medical treatment and practitioners rather than with the history of medical ideas.