Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: The Monros

  • The Monros: a medical dynasty

    JMS Pearce Hull, England, United Kingdom   Figure 1. John Monro In medieval times Celtic life was based on a clan system of lineage in certain territories. Each clan had a chief, kinsmen, and families who worked and lived on their lands. The treatment of illness within the entire clan was the responsibility of a…