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Hippocratic
Hippocratic Hip"po*crat"ic, a. Of or pertaining to Hippocrates, or to his teachings. Hippocratic face [L. facies Hippocratica], the change produced in the countenance by death, or long sickness, excessive evacuations, excessive hunger, and the like. The nose is pinched, the eyes are sunk, the temples hollow, the ears cold and retracted, the skin of the forehead tense and dry, the complexion livid, the lips pendent, relaxed, and cold; -- so called, as having been described by Hippocrates. --Dunglison. Hippocratic oath, an oath said to have been dictated by Hippocrates to his disciples. Such an oath is still administered to candidates for graduation in medicine.

Meaning of Hippocratic from wikipedia

- recognition of his lasting contributions to the field as the founder of the Hippocratic School of Medicine. This intellectual school revolutionized medicine...
- The Hippocratic Oath is an oath historically taken by physicians. It is one of the most widely known of Gr**** medical texts. In its original form, it...
- The Hippocratic Corpus (Latin: Corpus Hippocrati****), or Hippocratic Collection, is a collection of around 60 early Ancient Gr**** medical works strongly...
- sign of disease, and the phenomenon is therefore occasionally called "Hippocratic fingers". Clubbing is ****ociated with: Lung disease: Lung cancer, mainly...
- The Hippocratic face (Latin: facies Hippocratica) is the change produced in the face by impending death or long illness, excessive evacuations, excessive...
- Although the theory of the four humors does appear in some Hippocratic texts, some Hippocratic writers only accepted the existence of two humors, while...
- A Hippocratic Oath for scientists is an oath similar to the Hippocratic Oath for medical professionals, adapted for scientists. Multiple varieties of...
- The Hippocratic Oath is the tradition of ethical oaths for medical practitioners. Hippocratic Oath may also refer to: "Hippocratic Oath" (DS9 episode)...
- The Hippocratic Crush II, also known by its Chinese title On Call 36 Hours II (Chinese: On Call 36小時 II) is a Hong Kong television medical drama series...
- The Hippocratic Crush, also known by its Chinese title On Call 36 Hours (Chinese: On Call 36小時) is a Hong Kong television medical drama series produced...
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