Richard Mead: one for the ages.


Richard Mead (1673-1754) was an important figure in the development of medical science and toxicology. He wrote the first book in the English Language solely devoted to poisons, was an advocate for evidence-based medicine, advanced the social role of physicians in serving the poor and disadvantaged, supported the wider medical and scientific communities… (More)
DOI: 10.3109/15563650.2010.545359


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@article{Seifert2011RichardMO, title={Richard Mead: one for the ages.}, author={Steven A. Seifert}, journal={Clinical toxicology}, year={2011}, volume={49 1}, pages={53-5} }