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Four Medieval Hospitals in Syria
The creation of hospitals as institutions for the care of sick people was developed during the early Islamic era. Over time, hospitals were found in all Islamic towns. This article describes four of...
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Certain Aspects of Medical Instruction in Medieval Islam and its Influences on Europe
In this article, Professor Aydin Syili analyses the medical teaching in the different phases of Islamic civilisation, especially in the madrasa system. The network of schools covered the Islamic...
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The Kayseri Hospital (Gevher Nesibe Sultan Shifahâna). Drawn by Suheyl Unver
Educating Ottoman Physicians
Medical doctors in the time of the Ottomans had various routes into professional life depending on their...
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Al-Razi the Medical Scholar
Al-Razi was "a writer of rare and incredible productiveness as well as the greatest clinician of Islam." The...
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Central Asian Contributions to the earlier phases of hospital building – Activity in Islam
Modern hospials finds its origin in Islamic civilisation replacing institutions known for magic and religion...
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Turkish Contributions to Scientific Work in Islam
Turks have played an active part in the pursuit of science and learning in the Islamic World throughout its...
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Institutions within Ottoman Administration
There were many scientific and related institutions in the Ottoman administration responsible for various...
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The Beginning of the Islamic Hospitals
Possibly the earliest hospital in Islam was a mobile dispensary following the Muslim armies, dating from the...
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