Know and understand key Websites on the history of medicine
Understand the difference between primary and secondary resources
When researching modern medicine, question of history and background often arise. Use this section to determine the history of diseases, the history and images of famous people in the history of the health sciences, and of the history of important organizations in the health sciences. Also use it to find the full-text of some important historical documents.
I don't have to "quality filter" history.
The full-text is up there.
That's old stuff—it's not covered by copyright
The phrase "first do no harm" does NOT appear in the Hippocratic Oath The ancient symbol of the physicians was actually the Staff of Aesculapius. The Caduceus became the symbol of medicine when US Public Health Service began using the Caduceus, symbol of Hermes (the god of commerce) as their insignia.