Works by Hippocrates
Hippocrates of Kos (c. 460 - c. 370 BC) was a Greek physician of the Age of Pericles (Classical Greece), and is considered one of the most outstanding figures in the history of medicine.
He is referred to as the "Father of Western Medicine" in recognition of his lasting contributions to the field as the founder of the Hippocratic School of Medicine. This intellectual school revolutionized
medicine in ancient Greece, establishing it as a discipline distinct from other fields with which it had traditionally been associated (theurgy and philosophy), thus establishing medicine as a profession.
However, the achievements of the writers of the Corpus, the practitioners of Hippocratic medicine, and the actions of Hippocrates himself were often commingled; thus very little is known about what Hippocrates actually thought, wrote, and did. Hippocrates is commonly portrayed as the paragon of the ancient physician, and credited with coining the Hippocratic Oath, still relevant and in use today. (from wikipedia.org)
|Hippocratic Corpus - wikipedia
The Hippocratic Corpus, or Hippocratic Collection, is a collection of around 60 early Ancient Greek medical works strongly associated with the physician Hippocrates and his teachings.
|In Our Time, The Hippocratic Oath
Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the Hippocratic Oath. The Greek physician Hippocrates, active in the fifth century BC, has been described as the father of medicine.
|What Hippocrates Knew and We Have Forgotten
Medical students hear about the Hippocratic Oath during the first days of medical school, but what does it actually state?
|Works by Hippocrates
List of works by Hippocrates, part of the Internet Classics Archive. On Ancient Medicine. On the Articulations. The Book of Prognostics. The Oath. Of the Epidemics. ...
|Hippocrates: Free Web Books, Online
Translated by Francis Adams: On Airs, Waters, And Places; Aphorisms; On The Articulations; Of The Epidemics; On Fistulae; On Fractures, ...
|The Genuine Works of Hippocrates, Vol. I
By Hippocrates; translated by Francis Adams, 1796-1861. Topics: Medicine. Publisher: New York : W. Wood. Book Contributor: UCLA Library, Preservation Department.
|The Genuine Works of Hippocrates, Vol. II
By Hippocrates; translated by Francis Adams, 1796-1861. Topics: Medicine. Publisher: London : Sydenham Society. Book Contributor: King's College London, Foyle Special Collections Library.
|Hippocrates, Vol. I
By Hippocrates; translated by W. H. S. Jones, 1876-1963. Ancient Medicine; Airs, Waters, and Places; Epidemics; The Oath; Precepts; Nutriment. Publisher: London : Heinemann ; New York : Putnam. Book Contributor: Kelly - University of Toronto.
|Hippocrates, Vol. II
Prognostic; Regimen in Acute Diseases; The Sacred Disease; The Art; Breaths; Law; Decorum; Physician; Dentitions. Publisher: London : Heinemann ; New York : Putnam. Book Contributor: Kelly - University of Toronto.
|Hippocrates, Vol. III
On Wounds in the Head; In the Surgery; On Fractures; On Joints; Instruments of Reduction. Publisher: London : Heinemann ; New York : Putnam. Book Contributor: Kelly - University of Toronto.
|Hippocrates, Vol. IV
Nature of Man; Regimen in Health; Humours; Aphorisms; Regimen I, II, and III; Dreams; On the Universe by Heracleitus. Publisher: London : Heinemann ; New York : Putnam. Book Contributor: Kelly - University of Toronto.