Types of Medical Knowledge

  • Kazem Sadegh-Zadeh
Part of the Philosophy and Medicine book series (PHME, volume 119)


The axiomatization of theories by set-theoretical predicates in the preceding chapter demonstrated that a theory cannot be, and is not, knowledge. Like a building or machine, a scientific theory T is a relational structure.


Medical Knowledge Theoretical Knowledge Practical Knowledge Gamma Amino Butyric Acid Causal Statement 
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© Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 2015

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Theory of MedicineUniversity of MünsterMünsterGermany

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