Ishimpo, 醫心方 Formulary from the Heart of Medicine by Tanba Yasuyori 丹波康頼: It is the oldest surviving Japanese medical text, which contains 30 volumes in length. It is a compilation of medical knowledge and theories that were prevalent during the Sui (589-618 A.D.) and the Tang Dynasties (618-907 A.D.). Volume 22 Obstetrics, http://kampo.ca/herbs-formulas/kampo-and-chinese-medicine-classics/ishimpo/
Authentic ancient Roman medical and surgical instruments, tools, and artifacts for sale.
France, Vertillum, Medical instruments for surgery and ophthalmology 2nd Century B.C.– 2nd Century A.D., France, Burgundy, Chatillon Sur Seine, Musee Du Chatillonnais (Archaeological Museum), Gallo-Roman civilization
Tools of Ancient Roman medicine ~ Medical instruments from the Roman Empire show that Roman doctors had many surgical skills. However, the Romans' major contribution was in public health - good plumbing kept Romans healthy!
Ecraseur This ecraseur was used to sever hemorrhoids and uterine or ovarian tumors. The chain was looped over the mass and tightened using the ratchet, stopping the circulation of blood to the area. Wow, pretty happy to not remember being around in the