Charcot, Jean-Martin (1825–1893)
Jean-Martin Charcot was a French physician and founder of modern neurology, whose many researches
advanced knowledge of hysteria, multiple
sclerosis, locomotor ataxia, asthma,
and aging. Charcot was also a pioneer in the
use of hypnosis in psychotherapy as was
Sigmund Freud, one of his many pupils.
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