Category Archives: Medicine

Historical overview of canine medicine in France

par François VALLAT* *Dr vétérinaire, Dr en Histoire, email. The uses made of dog were mainly responsible for the evolution of Canine medicine. Treatment of canine diseases, after being virtually ignored by the ancient authors, was developed from the … Continue reading

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Horse medicine in the 18th century, through the writings of Markham and Solleysel

par Christophe Degueurce et Bruno Richoux Content: an analysis of the works of Jacques de Solleyesel (1617-1780) and of Gervase Markham (1568-1637), followed by well-thought-out comparisons of the theory of humours according to each of these two horsemen and of … Continue reading

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History of the Veterinary Ophtalmology in France, from its creation to the early 20th Century

par Bernard Clerc Content: The historical background of the creation of the Veterinary Ophtalmology in France. The lives and achievements of Urbain Leblanc (1797-1871) and Eugène Nicolas (1867-1928). Lire l’article

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Equine Viral Arteritis in France after 1800

par François Vallat et Patricia Caillault Equine Viral Arteritis (EVA) was regularly rampant in large elements of the civil and military cavalry during the 19th century. It was the subject of theoretical debates that revealed the dogmatic relations between veterinary … Continue reading

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Presentation of the translation of the “Treatise of both Arts in veterinary medicine (Hippology and Hippiatry) :The Naceri”

par Mohammed Mehdi Hakimi* et Christophe Degueurce** * Docteur Vétérinaire ** Professeur, Conservateur du Musée Fragonard, Ecole Nationale Vétérinaire d’Alfort, Communication présentée le 16 octobre 2004 Abstract : general description of “El Naceri” (1333 AD) translated by the author into … Continue reading

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French veterinarians and equine recurrent uveitis, 1761-1838

par Bernard Clerc* et François Vallat** *Professeur d’Ophtalmologie honoraire des Écoles nationales vétérinaires, Adel. **Docteur vétérinaire, Docteur en Histoire, Adel. Periodic ophthalmia — known today as equine recurrent uveitis — was particularly prevalent in the past in damp … Continue reading

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