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Which of the following was not a famous doctor in ancient Rome?
The Romans ... Greek ideas about the nature of disease. What is the missing word?
Where would an ancient Roman find a medicus?
in the Roman army
in the Roman baths
Complete this famous quote by Pliny: 'Medicine changes every day, and...'
'...it is only medicine which we serious Romans have not yet practised.'
'...it was the crowd of doctors that killed me.'
'...we are swept along on the puffs of the clever brains of the Greeks.'
Which of the following was not a reason for the ancient Romans to reject Greek ideas about medicine?
They objected to paying fees.
They despised the Greek doctors who were nobles.
They said medicine was for wimps.