TITLE

Sushruta

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Sushruta was an Indian physician who lived around A.D. 400. He is the author of one of the classic texts on Ayurvedic medicine, which is an ancient system of healing and prolonging life. Sushruta is considered the father of plastic surgery.
ACCESSION #
37309285

 

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