Andreas Vesalius

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a Flemish surgeon who is considered the father of modern anatomy (1514-1564)


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Anatomist and physician Andreas Vesalius' groundbreaking work in 1543, De Humani Corporis Fabrica (On the Fabric of the Human Body) was the first published anatomically accurate atlas of the human body.
Andreas Vesalius's De humani corporis fabrica libri septem (Basel, 1543), Charles Estienne's De dissectione partium corporis humani (Paris, 1545) and Juan Valverde de Hamusco's Historia de la composicion del cuerpo humano (Rome, 1556)--testify to the early modern belief in the scientific salience of the physician's direct engagement with human dissection ('anatomy') as the true grounding of any medical knowledge of the human body.
Andreas Vesalius of Brussels (1514-64) was the preeminent anatomist/physician of his period, and his publication entitled De humani corporis fabrica libri septem was the foundation of modern anatomy.
In the 1500s, Flemish anatomist Andreas Vesalius began studying the anatomy of corpses.
| KUWAIT, Jan 28 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah has granted a USD one million donation in support of the medical encyclopedia by anatomist Andreas Vesalius.
From Hippocrates of Ancient Greece, whose principled oath remains an integral part of medical practice to this day, to medieval abbess Hildegard of Bingen, Arabs Ibn Sina and Al-Razi, Renaissance scholar of anatomy Andreas Vesalius, Edward Jenner (known as "the father of immunology" for his inventions of inoculation and the smallpox vaccine) and many more, Great Men and Women in the History of Medicine examines a wide array of dedicated individuals whose work has saved countless lives through the centuries.
Andreas Vesalius' tweet gave the information to the world while Dave Yates commented that BBC should be more careful on what it shows.
Viewer Andreas Vesalius wrote: "Wow bbc breakfast just showed a picture of prince William with a penis drawn on his head."
In his 1543 anatomy, De humani corporis fabrica, on the fabric of the human body, Andreas Vesalius relies continually on this anatomical parallel, even as he is also at pains to distinguish the species.
Here is an original edition of Andreas Vesalius, whose gorgeously-etched anatomical models politely display their own parts to the viewer.
from a work by Andreas Vesalius. If I'm not mistaken,