Clinical Epigraphies and Apology in Theurgical Medicine

Luciana Rita Angeletti, Valentina Gazzaniga

Abstract


Greek and Roman theurgical medicine well testify the existence of healing rational practices in Asclepius' temples, accordingly with contemporary and later testimonies of hippocratic medicine. Spatial disposition of theurgical epigraphic material in the healing temples suggest the possible link with the publicization of law.


Key words: Theurgical medicine - Medical epigraphies - Asclepius


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