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The humani corporis fabrica online!


On the Dutch website Flandrica ( you can consult the masterpiece De humani corporis fabrica (English: On the Fabric of the Human Body) of the Belgian surgeon Andreas Vesalius (1514-1564) for free online.

You can view it here. The work of Vesalius knows global fame. Not only the dissections of corpses but also the illustrations were revolutionary. You can find an actual copy of the book in the library of the city of Antwerp. This work is a must for all (future) osteopaths.