The field of Gynecology has had major shifts through its history. It began with the expansion of duties for Midwives and a wide variety of schools of thought continued to advise its growth. This presentation discusses the ancient thoughts, their origins, and its many outdated beliefs.
Classics; Ancient Science Fair; Medical History; Gynecology; Philosophy; Midwives; Hippocratic Corpus; Aristotle; Galen; Soranus; Wandering Womb
Ancient History, Greek and Roman through Late Antiquity | Ancient Philosophy | Classics | History of Science, Technology, and Medicine
Colleges & Schools
Cross , K. (2020). Gynecology in Antiquity. Dayton, Ohio.