Medieval medicine, gynaecology, pharmacy, Trotula, 14th century, early modern Irish, reception of Latin medical literature, translation of Latin medical literature, medieval medical terminology in Irish, Histroy of Science and medicine
Dr Winifred Wulff (1895-1946) first published this edition of an Irish manuscript from 1352 in 1934. It is the only Irish gynaecological tract that has been published so far, and it is based on a version of the famous Trotula. The TEI-XML conformant electronic edition contains encoding for medical terms. It is fully searchable, contributing to our knowledge of the evolution of Irish medical terminology. Up-to-date bibliographical details have been added.