Roots of neuroanatomy, neurology, and neurosurgery as found in the bible and talmud

R. Shane Tubbs, Marios Loukas, Mohammadali M. Shoja, Aaron Cohen-Gadol, John C. Wellons, W. Jerry Oakes

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Abstract

Historical Observations and interpretations regarding the treatment of components of the nervous system can be found in the writings of the Bible and Talmud. A review of topics germane to modern neuroanatomy, neurology, and neurosurgery from these early, rich writings is presented herein. These historic writings provide a glimpse into the early understanding, description, and treatment of pathologies of the nervous system.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)156-162
Number of pages7
JournalNeurosurgery
Volume63
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jul 2008

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  • Ancient
  • History
  • Neuroscience
  • Religion

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  • Clinical Neurology
  • Surgery

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Roots of neuroanatomy, neurology, and neurosurgery as found in the bible and talmud. / Tubbs, R. Shane; Loukas, Marios; Shoja, Mohammadali M.; Cohen-Gadol, Aaron; Wellons, John C.; Oakes, W. Jerry.

In: Neurosurgery, Vol. 63, No. 1, 07.2008, p. 156-162.

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Tubbs, R. Shane ; Loukas, Marios ; Shoja, Mohammadali M. ; Cohen-Gadol, Aaron ; Wellons, John C. ; Oakes, W. Jerry. / Roots of neuroanatomy, neurology, and neurosurgery as found in the bible and talmud. In: Neurosurgery. 2008 ; Vol. 63, No. 1. pp. 156-162.
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