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ASCLEPIADES OF BITHYNIA (Ἀσκληπιάδης)

3 entries
  • 19

Aesclapiadis Bithyni fragmenta. Digessit et curavit Christianus Gottlieb Gumpert. Praefatus est Christian. Gothfridus Gruner.

Weimar: Sumptibus novi Bibliopolii vulgo Industriie-Comptoir dicti, 1794.

After the fall of Corinth (146 BCE), Greek physicians migrated to Rome. There, before the advent of Asclepiades, Greek physicians were despised and distrusted. Asclepiades may be said to have established Greek medicine in Rome on a respectable footing. His remedies included change of diet, bathing, and exercise. Gumpert preserved what is left of his writings in the above Greek edition. Digital facsimile from Google Books at this link.



Subjects: ANCIENT MEDICINE › Roman Empire, PHYSICAL MEDICINE / REHABILITATION › Physical Therapy, THERAPEUTICS › Balneotherapy, THERAPEUTICS › Hydrotherapy
  • 1984

Des Asclepiades von Bithynien Gesundheitsvorschriften, nach den vorhandenen Handschriften zum ersten Male vollständig bearbeitet und erläutert. Von Robert Ritter von Welz.

Würzburg: Druck von Friedrich Ernst Thein, 1841.

The Greek physician Asclepiades acquired a great reputation in Rome. His remedies included change of diet, friction, bathing, and exercise. The above edition includes Greek, Latin, and German texts. Digital facsimile from Google Books at this link.



Subjects: ANCIENT MEDICINE › Roman Empire, NUTRITION / DIET, PHYSICAL MEDICINE / REHABILITATION › Physical Therapy, THERAPEUTICS › Balneotherapy, THERAPEUTICS › Hydrotherapy
  • 8329

Asclepiades, his life and writings: A translation of Cocchi's life of Asclepiades and Gumpert's fragments of Asclepiades, by Robert Montraville Green.

New Haven, CT: Elizabeth Licht, 1955.

Digital facsimile from the Hathi Trust at this link.



Subjects: ANCIENT MEDICINE › Hellenistic, ANCIENT MEDICINE › Roman Empire, PHYSICAL MEDICINE / REHABILITATION › Physical Therapy, THERAPEUTICS › Hydrotherapy