A brief historical overview of the anatomy of fascia in medieval Persian medicine

  • Mohsen Bahrami ORCID Researcher, Tehran, Iran.
  • Saeed Shokri ORCID Associate Professor, Department of Anatomical Sciences, School of Medicine, Zanjan University of Medical Sciences, Zanjan, Iran.
  • Reza Mastery Farahani ORCID Associate Professor, Department of Biology and Anatomical Sciences, School of Medicine, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.
  • Majid Dadmehr ORCID Mail Assistant Professor, School of Persian Medicine, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran; Research Institute for Islamic and Complementary Medicine, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.
Keywords:
Persian medicine; Fascia anatomy; History of medicine

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Published
2020-08-25
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Bahrami M, Shokri S, Mastery Farahani R, Dadmehr M. A brief historical overview of the anatomy of fascia in medieval Persian medicine. J Med Ethics Hist Med. 13.
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