Samuel Hahnemann

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Hahnemann, Samuel

 

Born Apr. 10, 1755, in Meissen; died July 2, 1843, in Paris. German physician, founder of homeopathy.

Hahnemann received his medical education in Leipzig and Erlangen. He fought against the use of bloodletting, emetics, and other treatments that doctors of his time abused. He attached great importance to hygiene and dietetics.

WORKS

In Russian translation:
Organon vrachebnogo iskusstva ili osnovnaia teoriia sposoba gomeopaticheskogo lecheniia … St. Petersburg, 1884.

REFERENCE

Brazol’, L. E. S. Ganeman: Ocherk ego zhizni i deiatel’nosti. St. Petersburg, 1896.

R. V. KOROTKIKH

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A homeopatia e um sistema medico criado entre os anos de 1796 e 1810 pelo medico e quimico alemao Samuel Christian Friedrich Hahnemann. Formado em medicina em Erlangen, em 1779, Hahnemann lecionou na Universidade de Leipzig de 1812 a 1821.