Hippocrates Quote

The art has three factors, the disease, the patient, the physician. The physician is the servant of the art. The patient must cooperate with the physician in combatting the disease.


Ancient Medicine, Airs, Waters, Places, Epidemics 1 and 3, the Oath, Precepts, Nutriment (ed. Loeb Classical Library, 1923)

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The art has three factors, the disease, the patient, the physician. The physician is the servant of the art. The patient must cooperate with the...

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The art has three factors, the disease, the patient, the physician. The physician is the servant of the art. The patient must cooperate with the...

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The art has three factors, the disease, the patient, the physician. The physician is the servant of the art. The patient must cooperate with the...

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The art has three factors, the disease, the patient, the physician. The physician is the servant of the art. The patient must cooperate with the...