from The Century Dictionary.
- noun The theory and practice of the iatrophysical school of physicians.
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- noun obsolete The
physicsof medicineor of medicaland surgical treatment.
- noun obsolete The treatment of
diseasesby physical or mechanicmeans.
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The chief adherent of iatrophysics in Italy was Giorgio Baglivi (d. 1707), professor at the
(1652-1713), tried to follow out iatrophysics to its utmost consequences.