The Architecture of Medical Knowledge

  • Kazem Sadegh-Zadeh
Part of the Philosophy and Medicine book series (PHME, volume 113)


Fragmentary medical-epistemological thoughts are put forward in medical journals and books every day. But there is as yet no medical epistemology as an established area of inquiry. As a result, no methodology is available to instruct us about how to conduct medical epistemology. To establish a field of medical epistemology with well-identified problems, issues, and a specific methodology, requires an answer to the question: What is medical epistemology and what is it needed for?


Potential Model Medical Knowledge Intended Application Theoretical Term Beam Balance 
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  1. 1.Theory of Medicine DepartmentUniversity of MünsterMünsterGermany

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