Anthropological and medical questions Part 3
HISTORICAL PERIOD: Pre-history, Hippocratic medicineTHEMATIC(S) AREA(S) Clinical practiceCountry: GreeceLanguage: GreekUNIT OF THE EDUCATIONAL MATERIAL:
Hippocratic medicine - Medical Practice in Antiquity
Asterios Aidonis, Anthropologist, PhD candidate on Biological Anthropology, Department of History and Ethnology, Democritus University of Thrace is being interviewed by Apostolos Verikios, a second-year medical student of the School of Medicine, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. This third part of the interview discusses the motives behind trephinations, whether they were therapeutic or magic-religious.