The Al-Nuri HospitalLEARN MORE
ln 1154 Nur-al-Din Zangi built a hospital in Damascus. It was called al-Nuri, or al-Zangi.
Urinary Stone Disease in Arabian MedicineLEARN MORE
Urinary stone disease (urolithiasis) was discussed in great detail in Arabian Medicine. Explanations given by...
Pottery, Ceramics and GlassLEARN MORE
As in all civilisations, great use was made of pottery, for cooking, lighting, washing, etc. In the bazaar in...
Pharmacology in the MakingLEARN MORE
Advances in Muslim chemistry led to the development of Muslim pharmacology. Al-Zahrawi made pioneering...
Abu al-Qasim Al-Zahrawi the Great SurgeonLEARN MORE
Abu al-Qasim Khalaf ibn al-Abbas Al-Zahrawi (936-1013 CE), also known in the West as Albucasis, was an...