A3 info-mat introducing Hippocrates, Galen, Avicenna and the Arabic contributions to European medicine. Includes strategies to master key terminology and historical context. Contains wider reading homework/extension task and content checklist for revision purposes. Can be used as a resource during lesson, a stand alone lesson or a revision/exam technique lesson. Contains AQA GCSE questions to improve exam technique (type 2,3 and 4, see below);
1. Has the role of the individual been the main factor in the development of medicine in Europe since medieval times?
2. Compare the bedside manner of Hippocrates in Ancient Greece with that of the NHS in the twenty-first century. In what ways are they similar?
Significance (Question Type 2: AO1 and AO2, 8 marks)
3. Explain the significance of Arabic doctors in the development of Western European medicine.