Probe into Phenomena of Quack Doctors in Literati's Works of the Song Dynasty
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- quack doctors; literati; profit making; medical skills
- There are two main types of quack doctors written by scholars in the Song Dynasty: one is doctor with inferior medical skills; the other is virtueless doctor. The existence of quack doctors has brought great pain to the patients and their families, also destroyed the image of doctors and hindered the development of medicine. Literatures in the Song Dynasty described quack doctors in a large number, which was related to the backward medical conditions at that time, as well as the subjective factors of literati.
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TY - CONF AU - Yaojie Zhao PY - 2019/07 DA - 2019/07 TI - Probe into Phenomena of Quack Doctors in Literati's Works of the Song Dynasty BT - 4th International Conference on Contemporary Education, Social Sciences and Humanities (ICCESSH 2019) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 2007 EP - 2011 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/iccessh-19.2019.429 DO - https://doi.org/10.2991/iccessh-19.2019.429 ID - Zhao2019/07 ER -