Girolamo Fracastoro

dokter

Girolamo Fracastoro (bahasa Latin: Hieronymus Fracastorius; s. 1476/8 – 6 Agustus 1553[1]) adalah seorang dokter, penyair dan cendekiawan asal Italia dalam bidang matematika, geografi dan astronomi.[2] Fracastoro menuliskan filsafat atomisme, dan menolak penerapan cara-cara sembunyi dalam penyelidikan ilmiah. Kajiannya terhadap mode penularan sifilis menjadi contoh awal epidemiologi.

Potret Girolamo Fracastoro karya Titian, s.1528
Hieronymi Fracastorii Poemata Omnia (1718)

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  • Syphilis, sive Morbi Gallici (1530)
  • Di Vino Temperatura (1534)
  • Homocentricorum sive de Stellis, de Causis Criticorum Dierum Libellus (1535)
  • Homocentrica (1538)
  • Naugerius sive de Poetica Dialogus (c. 1540)
  • De Contagione et Contagiosis Morbis (1546)
  • Syphilis sive de morbo gallico (1539, poem)

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  1. ^ The date given in the Vita is "octavo idus Augusti MDLIII." (In: Opera omnia, 1555; 1574; 1584); for conversion see e.g. here.
  2. ^ "FRACASTORO [FRACASTORIUS] GIROLAMO [HIERONYMUS] (1483-1553)". The Encyclopaedia Britannica; A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information. X (EVANGELICAL CHURCH to FRANCIS JOSEPH) (edisi ke-11th). Cambridge, England: At the University Press. 1910. hlm. 772. Diakses tanggal 5 March 2020 – via Internet Archive. 

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  •   This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domain"article name needed". New International Encyclopedia. 1905. 
  • The Latin text available in Google Books (see link below) is from Poemata selecta Italorum: qui seculo decimo sexto latine scripserunt. Oxford and London: Slatter et Munday (Ox.) Longman, Hurst, Rees, & Orme (London) 1808, p. 65-110.

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