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1. Record Number: 3785
Author(s): Sweet, Victoria.
Title : Hildegard of Bingen and the Greening of Medieval Medicine [the author argues that Hildegard drew on four different traditions: Christian, literate, monastic, and domestic medicine; furthermore her emphasis on "viriditas" (the greening power of plants and the human power of conception and healing) springs from an agricultural worldview as does the theory of the four humors].
Source: Bulletin of the History of Medicine (Full Text via Project Muse) 73, 3 (Fall 1999): 381-403. Link Info
Year of Publication: 1999.

2. Record Number: 4289
Title : Hildegard of Bingnen's "Causes and Cures": A Radical Feminist Response to the Doctor-Cook Binary [The author argues that Hildegard sees women's role as cooks expanding to include the balancing of humors and the practice of both medicine and theology; Hildegard tied God's creation to women's bodies and women's work].
Source: Hildegard of Bingen: A book of Essays.   Edited by Maud Burnett McInerney .   Garland Publishing, 1998.  Pages 53 - 73.
Year of Publication: 1998.

3. Record Number: 1092
Author(s): Santos Paz, José Carlos.
Title : Nouvelles données sur la tradition du "Liber subtilitatum" d' Hildegarde de Bingen [comparison of the Florence manuscript with the two medical texts by Hildegard reveals portions from the "Physica" and "Causae et Curae" but also sections, while similar in content, that do not appear in either one of the texts].
Source: Journal of Medieval Latin , 6., ( 1996):  Pages 197 - 208.
Year of Publication: 1996.

4. Record Number: 8469
Author(s): Daaleman, Timothy P.
Title : The Medical World of Hildegard of Bingen [The author presents a brief overview of early medieval medical history and of Hildegard's two medical texts, "Causae et curae" and "Physica." Title note supplied by Feminae.].
Source: American Benedictine Review , 44., 3 (September 1993):  Pages 280 - 289.
Year of Publication: 1993.