Hektoen International

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  • Theodore de Mayerne: Prince of all doctors

    Sir Theodore de Mayerne (1573–1655) was a prominent physician who attended on the kings of England and France, their queens, and countless distinguished personages coming from all parts of Europe. He had a large practice in Paris and in England. Between 1620 and 1630 he was at the height of his medical fame, and in…