A glimpse into traditional outlook towards health

A literature review

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Abstract

Traditional healing processes are delivering health needs to a large number of people in many developing countries. This paper reviews traditional healers' knowledge about concepts of health, etiology, anatomical and physiological knowledge, diagnosis and treatment and management of abnormality.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)67-79
Number of pages13
JournalThe Journal of Medical Humanities
Volume14
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jun 1993

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  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
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A glimpse into traditional outlook towards health : A literature review. / Al-Adawi, Samir.

In: The Journal of Medical Humanities, Vol. 14, No. 2, 06.1993, p. 67-79.

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