Question #1 What is the first time period in the History of Medicine?
Question #2 What is trepanning?
Question #3 What treatment did Prehistoric people develop for broken legs?
Question #4 What treatment did Prehistoric people develop for burns?
Question # 5 How can historians overcome the problem of a lack of written evidence when trying to find out about Prehistoric medicine?
Question #6 What did Prehistoric people believe gave Medicine Men the power to heal?
Question #7 What development is used to define the point at which a society stops being Prehistoric?
Question #8 What is the second time period in the History of Medicine?
Question #9 What name is given to the written language of the Egyptians?
Question #10 How did mummification help the Egyptians develop their understanding of the human body?
Question #11 What is the “Theory of the Channels”?
Question #12 Why was Thoth important to medicine in Ancient Egypt?
Question #13 Why did Egyptians where a Scarab Beetle around their necks?
Question #14 Which group of people in Egyptian society shaved all the hair off their bodies every week?
Question # 15 What new material did the Egyptians use to make surgical instruments?
Question #16 Why was Imhotep?
Question #17 What treatments did the Egyptians develop to deal with illnesses caused by “blocked channels”?
Question #18 Why did Egyptian doctors have access to a wider range of herbal ingredients for their medicines than Prehistoric healers?
Question #19 What are the Papyrus Ebers and the Papyrus Edwin Smith?
Question #20 What is the third period in the History of Medicine?
Question #21 Who was Asclepios
Question #22 What were the names of the two daughters of Asclepios?
Question #23 Which animal helped Asclepios to treat his patients?
Question #24 What is an Asclepeion?
Question # 25 List five features of an Asclepeion?
Question #26 Who was Hippocrates?
Question #27 What is the Hippocratic Collection or Corpus?
Question #28 What is? the Hippocratic Oath
Question #29 Why is Hippocrates known as “The father of medicine”?
Question #30 What is involved in the Hippocratic technique of “Clinical Observation”?
Question #31 Why is Alexandria important in the history of medicine?
Question #32 Why did Egyptian and Greek religion oppose dissection of human bodies?
Question #33 What is the fourth period in the History of Medicine?
Question #34 Who was Claudius Galen?
Question # 35 Where did Galen train?
Question #36 What was Galen’s first job?
Question #37 What did Galen prove about the body using a pig?
Question #38 Why did Galen get so much of his human anatomy wrong?
Question #39 Which Greek god of healing did the Romans also use following a plague outbreak in Rome?
Question #40 Why did the Romans develop such massive public health system in their cities?
Question #41 List five features of the Roman Public Health System.
Question #42 What did the Roman build all over Europe which helped to communicate information about medical discoveries?
Question #43 What was Galen’s “Theory of the Opposites”?
Question #44 Why did the Romans build their cities away from swamps?
Question #45 What did Roman surgeons use as an anaesthetic?
Question #46 What did Roman surgeons use as an antiseptic?
Question #47 What is a valatudariana?
Question #48 What happened to the medical knowledge of the Romans in Western Europe when the Empire fell after 410AD?
Question #49 What are the three different names given to the fifth time period in the History of Medicine?
Question #50 Which Roman doctor’s ideas dominated medicine after the fall of the Roman Empire for over 1000 years?