Journal of Research on History of Medicine

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  • Dr. Soghra Azarmi (1914-1973); the First Female Pathologist in Iran 

    Karami, Reza؛ Golshani, Seyyed Alireza (Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, 2024-02-01)
    Mrs. Dr. Soghra Azarmi (1914-1973) is one of the most influential female doctors in Iran's contemporary history. She was the first pathologist and the pioneer of the cytology database, making a significant impact on the ...

  • Al-Razi’s Contributions to Veterinary Medicine; Toxicology Subspecialty 

    Aghabeiglooei, Zahra؛ Rezaei Orimi, Jamal؛ Koohi, Mohammad Kazem؛ Amrollahi-Sharifabadi, Mohammad (Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, 2024-02-01)
    Veterinary toxicology is one of the subspecialties of veterinary medicine. On the other hand, traditional medical sources also contain veterinary knowledge, entailing human medical information. In this study, we aimed to ...

  • “Wild” Psychoanalysis as a Therapeutic Approach in 1960s Iran: A View from a Translator’s Commentary 

    Khademnabi, Mir Mohammad؛ Shadman, Nazanin (Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, 2024-02-01)
    This essay is a critical reading of a preface by an Iranian translator, Mahmud Nava'i, to his translation of a Freudian text. Drawing on the idea of “wild" analysis defined by Freud in 1910 as inappropriate psychoanalysis, ...

  • Evolution of Embryology from Rational Science to Evidence-based Science 

    Saltanat, Sabba؛ Ahmad, Wasim؛ Ansari, Abdul؛ Jamal, Arshad (Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, 2024-02-01)
    The process of embryogenesis has long fascinated scholars, both in ancient Unani medicine and modern science, as it holds the key to the formation and development of life. In Unani medicine, the understanding of embryogenesis ...

  • An Analysis of Visual Narrative in the Medical Manuscript “Lazzat Un Nisa’” 

    Rezaeian, Leila؛ Zarezadeh, Fahimeh (Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, 2024-02-01)
    Most people believe that they are adequately aware of sex and its etiquette and hence, they don't need any education to improve their sexual knowledge. However, relevant issues that are often treatable, like sexual diseases ...

  • The Challenges of Medical Education during the Second Pahlavi Era (1941-1978) 

    mohammadi, Amir (Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, 2024-02-01)
    Following the Second World War, structural changes shadowed Iran's higher education system in medicine. Major strategies, programs, teaching methods, etc., underwent significant changes during the second Pahlavi era. This ...

  • The History of Surgery in World War I: Erwin Payr (1871 – 1946) 

    Suwa, Beato (Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, 2024-02-01)
    The Austrian surgeon Erwin Payr can be regarded as an extraordinarily influential scholar and physician, both for the development of surgical science and clinical medicine around the time of World War I. Today the “Payr's ...

  • The Journal of Research on History of Medicine is indexed in SCOPUS 

    Zargaran, Arman (Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, 2024-02-01)

  • A Review on the History of Military Dentistry 

    Khazaei, Amir Hossein؛ Shahraki, Mehrdad؛ Amirpour Haradasht, Sadra (Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, 2023-11-01)

  • Rhazes’s View on Nasal Tumors 

    Hossein Hashemi, Zahra؛ Golshani, Seyyed Alireza (Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, 2023-11-01)
    Rhazes, or Abū Bakr Muḥammad ibn Zakariyyā al-Rāzī (854-925 CE), was an Iranian physician, philosopher and chemist. He learned medicine more through the hospital and so-called clinical observations and, therefore, spent ...

  • Study and Review of Medical Treatise Written by Nizamuddin Ahmad Gilani 

    Loabatfard, Ahmad؛ Hossein Talaee, Parviz (Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, 2023-11-01)
    Nizamuddin Ahmad Gilani's “Medical Treatise" is a concise Persian-language treatise on medical sciences. Nizamuddin Ahmad was a prominent physician during the Safavid era, with a substantial body of work across various ...

  • The Hippocratic Book of Prognostics 

    Arjunagi, Sabiha؛ Ansari, Tasfiya؛ Salman, Mohd.؛ Ateeque Ahmed, Sana (Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, 2023-11-01)
    Clinical prediction plays a vital role in clinical care, as it informs healthcare professionals, patients, and their relatives of the possible disease outcome, helping them to make a medical decision and improve health ...

  • History of Blackwater Fever in Northern Nigeria from 1900-1918 

    Itodo, Unekwu (Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, 2023-11-01)
    This paper examines the history of blackwater fever in northern Nigeria from 1900 to 1918, a period that coincided with the establishment of modern health services. It will examine the epidemiology, diagnosis, treatment, ...

  • The Characteristics of Physicians and Medical Students, According to Ali ibn Sahl Rabban al-Tabari 

    Bodala, Maryam Sadat؛ Shaabani, Nafise؛ Alipour, Maede؛ Tajik, Narges (Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, 2023-11-01)
    Research on Persian medical literature has revealed a long history of moral excellence and devotion to the medical field. Ali Ibn Rabban Tabari also emphasized the importance of these qualities, as Islamic culture highly ...

  • The Birth of Obesity Neuroscience during the 20th Century 

    Wang, Joshua (Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, 2023-11-01)
    Increasing obesity rates are an enduring concern for the health sector globally.   By the beginning of the 21st century, neuroscientists began to assert that obesity is primarily a brain disorder. The resulting field of ...

  • Editorial 

    Mehdizadeh, Alireza (Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, 2023-11-01)

  • Pioneers of Persian Medicine in Iran 

    Mahlooji, Kamran؛ Abdoli, Mahsima (Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, 2023-08-01)

  • The Structure and Content Analysis of ‘Al-Qanon al-Saghir’: A Descriptive Analysis 

    Ghasemi, Hanieh؛ Sharififar, Sharareh؛ Azari, Hassan؛ Sharififar, Shekoofeh (Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, 2023-08-01)
    Among the historical traditional medical texts, there are several hand-written manuscripts with the same structure and format on one topic. Two versions of these hand written manuscripts are under the titles of Al-Kafi Fi ...

  • Avicenna’s Advice for Parents of Children with Epilepsy; Compared to Current Evidence 

    Abokrysha, Noha (Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, 2023-08-01)
    Despite the availability of valuable studies on the history of medicine, the profound significance of these mediaeval outstanding medical works on the further development of medicine is underappreciated. With the present ...

  • The History of Surgery in World War I: Anton von Eiselsberg (1860 – 1939) 

    Suwa, Beato (Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, 2023-08-01)
    The surgeon Anton von Eiselsberg can be regarded as one of Austria's most influential physicians. This article presents historical materials in connection with Eiselsberg, including a letter from him sent on October 17, ...

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