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Hussein Youssef


Sushruta was an ancient Indian surgeon who lived in India between 1000 – 800 BC, He was considered the father of medicine and surgery in India as a result of his achievements in

Arabs and Anesthesia

The Arabic physicians gave a detailed description of the pharmacology of important narcotics such as opium, hyoscyamus and hashish . This is why Burton (1886) stated that “anesthetics have been used in surgery

A Treatment for Love Sickness?

Ibn-Sina recognized ‘physiological psychology’ in treating illnesses involving emotions. From the clinical perspective Ibn-Sina developed a system for associating changes in the pulse rate with inner feelings, which has been viewed as a