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An Investigation of the Pharmacological Applications Used for the Ancient Egyptian Systemic Model

Jonny Russell et al.  | Published on 10/25/2020
Ancient Egyptian texts only offer glimpses into their conceptual understandings of the inner-body and illness manifestation. Explanations of how prescribed materia medica were believed to work are rare and obscure, often resulting in modern approximations for ancient terminology such as ‘ra-ib’—an ancient Egyptian classification predominantly translated as ‘stomach’—leading to misunderstandings of historical texts, and therefore their use of pharmacology. Read more here.

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