Of his surviving works, 150 concentrate on philosophy and 40 of them concentrate on medicine.
His most famous works are The Book of Healing, a vast philosophical and scientific encyclopedia, and The Canon of Medicine, which was a standard medical text at many medieval universities.
The Canon of Medicine was used as a text-book in the universities of Montpellier and Leuven as late as 1650.
was a renowned scientist and philosopher of the Islamic Golden Age
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A Spanish pathologist, histologist and neuroscientist.
was a Hungarian physician of German extraction
was an American scientist and the 1983 Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine