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Synonyms for Paracelsus

Swiss physician who introduced treatments of particular illnesses based on his observation and experience

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As Paracelsus said, Alle dinge sind gift, und nichts ist ohne gift (All things are poison, and nothing is without poison).
Thomas Rau, medical director and father of the Paracelsus Clinic.
medPhoton originated from the Institute for Research and Development on Advanced Radiation Technologies (radART) and the Department for Radiotherapy and Radio-Oncology at the Paracelsus Medical University Clinics Salzburg, leveraging their expertise in application-oriented research and development to design products which address the radiation oncology community's unmet clinical needs.
He was both a contemporary of Galileo, and a devotee of Paracelsus.
It was Paracelsus who discovered that the active ingredients in opium were more soluble in alcohol than water, however, his laudanum differed from the version used in the Victorian era.
The first, as mentioned, is an overly emphatic or exclusionary Galenism; the second is Paracelsism, or at least Paracelsus as interpreted by Michel Foucault in The Order of Things.
Among the topics are constructing the early Irish cult of Brigit, martial practices among monastic orders, magic healing and embodied sensory faculties in Camillo Leonards's Speculum Lapidum, the invisible diseases of Paracelsus and the Cosmic Reformation, Eva Margaretha Fr|lich (d.
The company added that Wyss is the recipient of Honorary Doctorate from the University of Basel, Switzerland, Honorary Doctorate from Paracelsus Medical University in Salzburg, Austria as well as Honorary Doctorate of Engineering from Clemson University and the University of Zurich, Switzerland.
In 2004, Wyss was awarded his first honorary doctorate from the University of Basel, Switzerland, and in 2005 was honored with another honorary doctorate from Paracelsus Medical University in Salzburg, Austria.
Corresponding author at: Research Department, Paracelsus Hospital Richterswil, Bergstrasse 16, CH-8805 Richterswil, Switzerland.
It traces the development of the concept of 'Faerie' in Northern European literature from the Arthurian cycle to Marlowe to Paracelsus to von Lilienfield and points between, touching on voices from Otherworld, both ghostly and living; symbolism of the Fairy Mound and its association with Morgan le Fay; Satyrs and Faeries.
Join the NLM Training Center from March 3-25, 2014 for a new online class, called "Discovering TOXNET: From Paracelsus to Nanotechnology.
Much of the fuss hinges on the premise that "the dose makes the poison," a phrase coined 500 years ago by a German-Swiss physician named Paracelsus.
Key figures here are Marsilio Ficino (1433-1499), Cornelius Agrippa (1486-1535), and Phillip Aureolus Theophrastus von Hohenheim, also known as Paracelsus (1493-1541).
He holds a certificate in surgical orthodontics and cosmetology and a certificate in bone building and dental implants from Paracelsus University in Austria.