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This article outlines in details specific experiments that Galen performed. It explores how his methodology for experimentation was a sophisticated response to the rationalist-empirist debate as it occurred in ancient medicine.
Keywords Galen  Experiment  Anatomy  Science  Scientific method
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DOI 10.1016/s0039-3681(96)00005-2
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