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Islam and Medicine

Islam and Medicine

  • Editor: Dr. Nicola Luigi Bragazzi  
  • Publisher: OMICS International
  • Chapter 1      
    Islam religion: an overview
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  • Chapter 2      
    A historical overview of the history of Muslim Medicine and doctors
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  • Chapter 3      
    The need of a transcultural approach for Muslim patients
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  • Chapter 4      
    Ramadan fasting and health: state of the art
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  • Chapter 5      
    Infectious emergences during Hajj and Umra (Muslim pilgrimage)
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  • Chapter 6      
    Traditional Prophetic medicine
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  • Chapter 7      
    Islam and bioethics: the role of Maqasid al-shariah
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  • Chapter 8      
    Islam and bioethics of stem cells
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  • Chapter 9      
    Islam and bioethics of transplantation
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  • Chapter 10      
    Islam and bioethics of reproduction
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  • Chapter 11      
    Islam and breast-feeding
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  • Chapter 12      
    Islam and the cancer screening
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  • Chapter 13      
    Islam and vaccination
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  • Chapter 14      
    Islam and public health
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  • Chapter 15      
    Islam and psychopathology: the role of the djinns
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  • Chapter 16      
    Islam and psychoanalysis
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  • Chapter 17      
    Traditional Arabic food and its impact on health
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  • Chapter 18      
    The need of an evidence-based Muslim Medicine
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  • Chapter 19      
    Concluding remarks: Islam and health, the past, the present and the future
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  • Dr. Nicola Luigi Bragazzi

    Professor, Public Health School University of Genoa, Italy

    Dr. Nicola Luigi Bragazzi, Medicine Doctor (MD), Master of Science (MSc) and currently Ph.D. candidate and resident in Public Health, got his medical degree at Genoa University (Italy), reporting the final mark of 110/110 cum laude and Faculty medal, discussing a thesis about Personalized Medicine with supervisor Professor Claudio Nicolini and co-supervisor Professor Eugenia Pechkova. He was awarded as Young Knight of Italian Republic (Alfiere della Repubblica Italiana) by the President Carlo Azeglio Ciampi. He is author/co-author of different international publications. He holds a patent (GE2012A000080) and four crystallographic structures deposited on Protein Databank (PDB). In the field of Psychology, he has published in journals such as Psychology Research and Behavior Management (PRBM, Dove Medical Press), Patient Preference and Adherence (PPA, Dove Medical Press), Multiple Sclerosis International (Hindawi), Philosophy, Ethics and Humanities in Medicine (PEHM, BMC Springer), Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience (Frontiers), Journal of Psychology and Psychotherapy (OMICS). Currently, he is in the Editorial Board of Health Psychology Research (HPR, PagePress Publishing, Pavia, Italy), Global Journal of Health Science (Canadian Center of Science and Education), Scientific Journal of Review (SJR), Scientific Journal of Medical Science (SJMS) and serves as a reviewer for different international journals.

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