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1025 The Canon of Medicine

The book of science

Tom Sharp

Avicenna (Ibn-Sīnā) medicine

The Canon of Medicine

Experimental medicine


Ibn-Sīnā’s full Arabic name is Abū ‘Alī al-Ḥusayn ibn ‘Abd Allāh ibn al-Hasan ibn Ali ibn Sīnā.

Although for us in the Western civilizations, his work is unusable today because of its focus on the humors and temperaments, it is still used in Yunani medicine.

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