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    Medicine and Philosophy in Classical Antiquity: Doctors and Philosophers on Nature, Soul, Health and Disease.Philip J. Van der Eijk - 2005 - Cambridge University Press.
    This work brings together Philip van der Eijk's previously published essays on the close connections that existed between medicine and philosophy throughout antiquity. Medical authors such as the Hippocratic writers, Diocles, Galen, Soranus and Caelius Aurelianus elaborated on philosophical methods such as causal explanation, definition and division and applied key concepts such as the notion of nature to their understanding of the human body. Similarly, philosophers such as Plato and Aristotle were highly valued for their contributions to medicine. This interaction (...)
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    On Sterility ('HA X'), a medical work by Aristotle?Philip J. van der Eijk - 1999 - Classical Quarterly 49 (02):490-.
    Whether its title, ύπέρ τοῦ μ γεννᾶν is authentic or not, the work transmitted as ‘Book X’ of Aristotle's History of Animals deals with a wide range of possible causes for failure to conceive and generate offspring. It sets out by saying that these causes may lie in both partners or in either of them, but in the sequel the author devotes most of his attention to problems of the female body. Thus he discusses the state of the uterus, the (...)
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  3. Aristotle's Psycho-physiological Account of the Soul-Body Relationship.Philip J. Van der Eijk - 2002 - In John P. Wright & Paul Potter (eds.), Psyche and Soma: Physicians and Metaphysicians on the Mind-Body Problem From Antiquity to Enlightenment. Clarendon Press.
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    Reflections and comparisons.Philip J. van der Eijk - 2006 - Metascience 15 (3):557-561.
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    Review. Medecine et morale dans l'antiquite. H Flashar, J Jouanna [edd].Philip J. van der Eijk - 1999 - The Classical Review 49 (2):539-541.
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    Trattato sulla febbrePs. Alessandro d'Afrodisia Piero Tassinari.Philip J. van der Eijk - 1996 - Isis 87 (3):536-536.
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    I. Andorlini : ‘Specimina’ per il Corpus dei papiri greci di medicina . Firenze, 28–29 marzo, 1996). Pp. 193, 6 ills. Florence: Istituto Papirologico ‘G. Vitelli’, 1997. Paper, L. 50,000. [REVIEW]Philip J. Van Der Eijk - 2000 - The Classical Review 50 (1):335-335.
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    J. Jouanna: Hippocrates . Pp. xli + 520, maps. Baltimore and London: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1999. Cased, £41.50.ISBN: 0-8018-5907-7. [REVIEW]Philip J. Van Der Eijk - 2000 - The Classical Review 50 (1):335-335.