ARCOLANI, Giovanni [Arculanus]
Practica. IN: Liber nonus ad Almansorem (cum expositione Joannis Arculani). Ed: Hieronymus Surianus and Elyanorus Sanseverinus.Venice: Stagninus, 1493.
Arcolani's Practica, published in this edition of Rhazes with Arcolani's commentary, includes the first documentation for the use of gold for filling diseased teeth. There are also several chapters on diseases of the teeth, and material on the anatomy and physiology of the teeth. ISTC no. ir00180000. Digital facsimile from the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek at this link.
Subjects: DENTISTRY › Dental Anatomy & Physiology, DENTISTRY › Dental Pathology, DENTISTRY › Dental Restoration, MEDIEVAL MEDICINE › Italy, MEDIEVAL MEDICINE › Medieval Islamic or Arab Medicine