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Medicina : La Historia Visual Definetiva (Hardcover) (Steve Parker)

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The fascinating story of the discipline, from ancient times to the present day, charting developments in healing, diagnosis, surgery, and drugs in a vividly visual and accessible format.

Follow the gory pitfalls and the miraculous breakthroughs of medical history from trepanning, bloodletting, and body snatching to the latest developments in IVF and gene therapy. Clear diagrams explain major diseases, such as cancer, and enhance understanding of human anatomy, surgical instruments, and the progression of treatment over the centuries, setting the great milestones of medical history in their wider social context.

A compelling blend of riveting stories, accessible information, and striking illustrations, Medicine shows and tells how medicine has evolved into the lifesaving discipline it is today.

Desde las primeras sangrías y los robos de cadáveres, hasta los últimos descubrimientos o terapia celular, Medicina muestra los sangrientos escollos y espectaculares hitos de la historia de la medicina. Mediante evocadoras ilustraciones, diagramas esclarecedores y sugerentes textos, presenta los fascinantes avances en el diagnóstico, la cirugía, el tratamiento y la farmacología a lo largo del tiempo, y narra las historias de los protagonistas de esta ciencia.

Number of Pages: 288
Genre: Health + Wellness
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Dk Pub
Author: Steve Parker
Language: Spanish
Street Date: August 29, 2017
TCIN: 52941929
UPC: 9781465471246
Item Number (DPCI): 248-49-6138
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It's a great book. It gives very detailed explanations on different medical topics and plenty of nice, colored pictures.
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