西醫東漸記

Eastward Spread of Western Medicine
西醫東漸記

Eastward Spread of Western Medicine

中文 5x30' 高清,2023

Chinese 5x30' HD, 2023

節目介紹 / Introduction
19世紀下半葉至20世紀初,西方細胞病理學及解剖學取得重大突破,伴隨著船堅炮利下的東西方交流,一批先行者帶著現代醫學發展成果進入中國。西醫來華,是超越政治的文明融合。西醫是如何進入中國的?中國人對西醫態度如何?接受及觀念的轉變?這些問題的背後,是傳統文明跟現代文明的衝撞,是千年變局中的觀念轉型。節目結合醫學工作者的專業跟歴史學者的最新研究,以雒頡、黃寬、黃春甫、笪達文等人為主人公,講述一段西醫在中國先行落地的故事。

During the late 19th to early 20th century, significant advancements in cellular pathology and anatomy were made in Western society. This period also witnessed the exchange of knowledge between East and West, leading to the introduction of modern medical achievements into China. The arrival of Western medicine in China represented a fusion of civilisations that transcended political boundaries. This series aims to explore the journey of medical science into China, delving into questions such as how it was received by the Chinese people and how their attitudes towards Western medicine evolved over time. It delves into the clash between traditional and modern civilisations, shedding light on the changing concepts and transformations that unfolded across a millennium. By combining the expertise of medical practitioners with the latest research from historical scholars, the series narrates the captivating story of how Western medicine found its place in China through the experiences of key figures such as William Lockhart, Wong Fun, Huang Chunfu, and C. J. Davenport.