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Who delivered medical services in prehistoric times, as far as we know?
What - according to the dictionary - is a doctor?
a qualified practitioner of medicine or surgery
a public practitioner whose ability to heal is recognised by the general community
a state employee based in a hospital or surgery
Which of the following statements is most true?
Prehistoric peoples seem to have had doctors.
Prehistoric peoples seem to have had people who acted as doctors.
Prehistoric peoples did not have doctors.
Which of the following is not true?
Prehistoric medicine is the base point from which we measure the progress of medicine.
Prehistoric peoples did not have medicine as we know it.
Prehistoric peoples had practitioners who we would recognise as 'doctors'.
On the balance of the evidence, which of the following statements seems to be most true?
Prehistoric medicine was not medical, it was magic.
Prehistoric medicine was not scientific, but it was successful.
Prehistoric medicine did not heal, it harmed.