What challenges did Andreas Vesalius face?


What challenges did Andreas Vesalius face?

Challenges faced by Andreas Vesalius:

Andreas Vesalius started his study of medicine in 1533 in Paris, one of the leading medical schools in that time. He later moved to the University of Padua to complete his medical doctorate in 1537.

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One of the biggest challenges that Andreas Vesalius faced was backlash from the followers from Galen. Prior to Vesalius, Galen's texts were considered...

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Andreas Vesalius: Discoveries & Accomplishments
Andreas Vesalius: Discoveries & Accomplishments


Chapter 12 / Lesson 5

Underestimated genius who applied practices that where way ahead his time or barbaric practitioner: which one was Andreas Vesalius? Learn all about this anatomist and doctor in this lesson.

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