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Hong Kong Baptist University

生命倫理學

2015

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張仲景醫學倫理學思想述評, Jinhai Yan, Yanjie Peng, Yue Yang Jan 2015

張仲景醫學倫理學思想述評, Jinhai Yan, Yanjie Peng, Yue Yang

International Journal of Chinese & Comparative Philosophy of Medicine

Zhang Zongjing (150-219), known as the Chinese Hippocrates, was one of the most eminent physicians in China during the Han Dynasty. In the Shanghailun, a famous treatise on cold pathogenic diseases, Zhang not only described past medicinal discoveries but provided regulations for contemporary medical practice. The Shanghailun is thus an important text for scholars of the history of traditional Chinese medicine. The treatise was privately transmitted with no public acknowledgment until the Jin Dynasty (265-420), when it was re-edited and rearranged. The treatise received more attention and became increasingly popular during the Song Dynasty, when a Confucian basis for medical ...