Anthropological and medical questions Part 6
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 final part of the interview discusses the relation between trephination and Hippocratic medicine and how the procedure remained alive after the alteration of the etiology that Hippocrates brought on.