• Pharmacognosy
  • Drawing on their wealth of experience and knowledge in this field, the authors, who are without doubt among the finest minds in pharmacognosy today, provide useful and fascinating insights into the history, botany, chemistry, phytotherapy and importance of medicinal plants in some of today's health care systems. (paagman.nl)
  • modern
  • The forerunners of modern medicine were therefore also the fathers of modern phytotherapy: from Hippocrates (400 BC), Dioscorides (50 AD), Pliny the Elder (70 AD), Galen (2nd century) and Albertus Magnus (13th century) to Paracelsus (16th century). (avogel.ca)