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The history of anatomy, starting with Hippocrates, the Greek physician considered the Father of Medicine. It mentions his theory of four body humors and his attribution of diseases to natural causes.

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General Anatomy PPT Summary

  1. Hippocrates is considered the Father of Medicine and his name is memorialized in the Hippocratic oath.
  2. Herophilus is known as the Father of Anatomy and performed vivisections and dissections of human cadavers.
  3. Vesalius’s work on human anatomy revolutionized the teaching of anatomy and he is considered the Father of Modern Anatomy.
  4. Anatomy is divided into gross/cadaveric anatomy, microscopic anatomy, and clinical anatomy.
  5. Anatomical terminology includes different planes, positions, and terms for movement in the body.


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