The manuscript «folk–medicine book» written in 1776 by the catholic priest Petar Kastelan of Croatia
- At: 2006 FIP Congress in Salvadore (Brazil)
- Type: Poster
- By: ELJUGA, Damir (Clinical Hospital Sestre Milosrdnice, Zagreb, Croatia)
- Co-author(s): Kujundzic, Nikola (University of Zagreb, ZAGREB, Croatia)
Basic, Ivan (University of Zagreb, ZAGREB, Croatia)
Kujundzic, Milan (Clinical Hospital Dubrava, ZAGREB, Croatia)
Manuscripts containing collections of folk recipes for treatment of diseases were written mostly by Catholic priests in Croatia in the past centuries. They were used as manuals for preparation of remedies and gave directions for their use. These writings provide valuable data for ethnographers and historians of pharmacy. Kinds and incidences of.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.