Supplementum Commentarii in Aphorismos de Cognoscendis et Curandis Morbis, Vol. 3

Scope and Content

Volume 3 contains the following sections (with indication of the numbered aphorisms in each section):

  • Clysmata (852-866)
  • Peripneumonia notha (867-874)
  • Pleuritis (875-906)
  • Paraphrenitis (909-912)
  • Hepatitis et icterus multiplex (916-950)
  • Ventriculi inflammatio (951-958)
  • Intestinorum inflamatio (959-977)
  • Aphthae (979-992)
  • Nephritis (993-1006)
  • Apoplexia (1007-1034)
  • Catalepsis (1036-1044)
  • Carus (1046-1049)
  • de morbis chronicis (1050-1055)
  • Paralysis (1057-1068)
  • Epilepsia (1071-1085)
  • Melancholia (1090-1116)
  • Mania (1119-1127)
  • Rabies canina (1130-1144)
  • Scorbutus (1148-1165)
  • Cachexia (1167-1179)
  • Empyema (1185-1195)
  • Phthisis pulmonalis (1196-1212)
  • Phthisis aliae (1214)
  • Hydrops (1216-1253)
  • Podagra (1255-1282)
  • Morbi Virginum (1285-1291)
  • Morbi gravidarum (1294-1308)
  • Partus difficilis (1312-1320)
  • Morbi puerperii (1322-1339)
  • Morbi infantum (1342-1377)
  • Variolae (1379-1403)
  • Morbi epidemici (1404-1413)
  • Calculus (1414-1436)
  • Lues venerea (1440-1479)
  • Rachitis (1480-1489)
  • Reumatismus (1490-1495)

The aphorisms finish on f.92 and ff.93-148 contains a commentary on Boerhaave's Institutiones Medicae (Leiden, 1708), beginning with the section on pathologia on ff.93-118, followed by semeiotice on ff.118-124, hygiene on ff.125-128, and therapeutica on ff.128-148. Pathologia contains sections headed morbi natura, morbi similiares, morbi organici, and humorum morbi. Semeiotice contains sections headed signa generalia, sanitatis singularis signa, signa morborum, de pulsu arteriae ut signo, de respiratione ut signo, and de urina ut signo. Hygiene contains sections headed prophylaxis and diaeta ad longaevitatem. Therapeutica contains sections headed methodus medendi, indicatio vitalis, antidota, indicatio curatoria in morbis corrigens fluida, sudorifera, apophlegmatizonta, sialogoga, emetica, purgantia, diuretica, menagoga et aristolochia, phlebotome, and curatio palliativa.

Folios 149-164 are blank.