PHARMACY IN THE MALAY WORLD: THE EXAMPLES ON PENYENGAT ISLAND
- At: AbuDhabi (United Arab Emirates) (2019)
- Type: Poster
- Poster code: POS-HOP-003
- By: MOHD SHAFRI, Mohd Affendi (Malaysia)
- Co-author(s): Mohd Affendi BIN Mohd Shafri: Biomedical Science Dept, Kulliyyah of Allied Health Sciences, International Islamic University Malaysia, Kuantan, Malaysia
BackgroundIn the Malay World, native doctors and pharmacists were known to exist through mentions in ancient literatures. There is little physical evidence due to degradation through time and climate.
MethodsI conducted a survey of Malay medical manuscripts concerning the Riau islands, and continued with a field work to the island of Penyengat.
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