This is an attractively bound and illustrated, all-encompassing chrono logical history of oncology from the ideas of Greek and Roman civiliza tion to the present day. Each entry contains a concise historical or b iographical synopsis that helps readers appreciate the developments in anatomy, physiology, pharmacology and technology in the last millenni um. The book provides a fascinating, useful record of the landmarks in the development of oncology, including key names and events, from the writings of Hippocrates to the implications of modern techniques and procedures.
|Publisher:||Taylor & Francis|
|Series:||Landmarks in Medicine Series|
|Product dimensions:||7.10(w) x 10.30(h) x 0.56(d)|
Table of Contents
Introduction. Chronological record.