Roots of neuroanatomy, neurology, and neurosurgery as found in the bible and talmud

R. Shane Tubbs, Marios Loukas, Mohammadali Mohajel Shoja, Aaron A. Cohen-Gadol, John C. Wellons, W. Jerry Oakes

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Abstract

Historical Observations and interpretations regarding the treatment of components of the nervous system can be found in the writings of the Bible and Talmud. A review of topics germane to modern neuroanatomy, neurology, and neurosurgery from these early, rich writings is presented herein. These historic writings provide a glimpse into the early understanding, description, and treatment of pathologies of the nervous system.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)156-162
Number of pages7
JournalNeurosurgery
Volume63
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jul 1 2008
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • Ancient
  • History
  • Neuroscience
  • Religion

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Clinical Neurology

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Tubbs, R. S., Loukas, M., Mohajel Shoja, M., Cohen-Gadol, A. A., Wellons, J. C., & Oakes, W. J. (2008). Roots of neuroanatomy, neurology, and neurosurgery as found in the bible and talmud. Neurosurgery, 63(1), 156-162. https://doi.org/10.1227/01.NEU.0000335082.54975.89

Roots of neuroanatomy, neurology, and neurosurgery as found in the bible and talmud. / Tubbs, R. Shane; Loukas, Marios; Mohajel Shoja, Mohammadali; Cohen-Gadol, Aaron A.; Wellons, John C.; Oakes, W. Jerry.

In: Neurosurgery, Vol. 63, No. 1, 01.07.2008, p. 156-162.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Tubbs, RS, Loukas, M, Mohajel Shoja, M, Cohen-Gadol, AA, Wellons, JC & Oakes, WJ 2008, 'Roots of neuroanatomy, neurology, and neurosurgery as found in the bible and talmud', Neurosurgery, vol. 63, no. 1, pp. 156-162. https://doi.org/10.1227/01.NEU.0000335082.54975.89
Tubbs RS, Loukas M, Mohajel Shoja M, Cohen-Gadol AA, Wellons JC, Oakes WJ. Roots of neuroanatomy, neurology, and neurosurgery as found in the bible and talmud. Neurosurgery. 2008 Jul 1;63(1):156-162. https://doi.org/10.1227/01.NEU.0000335082.54975.89
Tubbs, R. Shane ; Loukas, Marios ; Mohajel Shoja, Mohammadali ; Cohen-Gadol, Aaron A. ; Wellons, John C. ; Oakes, W. Jerry. / Roots of neuroanatomy, neurology, and neurosurgery as found in the bible and talmud. In: Neurosurgery. 2008 ; Vol. 63, No. 1. pp. 156-162.
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