Measles from the Perspective of Rhazes and Traditional Iranian Medicine: a Narrative Review

Khodabakhsh, Mojdeh and Mehri, Mohammadreza and Ghorbani, Fariba and Feyzabadi, Zohre (2016) Measles from the Perspective of Rhazes and Traditional Iranian Medicine: a Narrative Review. International Journal of Pediatrics, 4 (10). pp. 3661-3668.

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Abstract

Background Measles is a contagious illness with symptoms including fever, cough and rash. Although after the start of vaccination, its mortality rate has decreased significantly, but in some countries, the disease still leads to dangerous complications. Since infectious diseases such as measles has long been of interest to practitioners, in this study the perspective of Traditional Iranian Medicine (TIM) scholars, especially Razi (Rhazes) about measles was examined. Materials and Methods In the present study, we reviewed Rhazes’ viewpoint about symptoms and treatment of measles in the book entitled

Item Type: Article
Subjects: WA Public Health
WS Pediatrics
Divisions: Journals > International J Pediatrics
Depositing User: IJP IJP
Date Deposited: 25 Sep 2017 22:59
Last Modified: 25 Sep 2017 22:59
URI: http://eprints.mums.ac.ir/id/eprint/4511

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