Leicester and smallpox: the Leicester method.
- History, EconomicsMedical history
The evolution of the Leicester Method is described, and some of the reasons for its development are discussed and analysed.
The Suttons and the business of inoculation.
- HistoryMedical history
THE SurroNs, an eighteenth-century family of Suffolk surgeons consisting of Robert Sutton and six of his sons, were largely responsible for promoting the practice of inoculation for smallpox from an…
Tilbury Fort: a post-medieval fort and its inhabitants
Abstract This paper reports the results of excavations at Tilbury Fort, Essex, undertaken for English Heritage between 1988 and 1995 in advance of various maintenance works, which produced a large…
The Scope & Limits of Legal Intervention in Controversies Involving Biomedicine: A Legal History of Vaccination and English Law (1813–1853)
This paper examines the historical role of law and politics in the adoption of smallpox vaccination in Britain, focusing primarily on the early Victorian period, when legislation was passed to…
Extinction of the Speckled Monster Celebrated in 1996
- History, MedicineJournal of medical biography
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In 1518, when the Royal College of Physicians was founded, plague was rife, and the resulting sense of emergency partly explains why a new organization of physicians was set up. Henry VIII often…
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The "insanity" of King George 3d: a classic case of porphyria.
- Psychology, HistoryBritish medical journal
The royal malady influenced the history of psychiatry, not least by dragging the " mad-business " into the limelight (Hunter and Macalpine, 1963), but only two clinical studies have been devoted to it.
Lives of British Physicians
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It is probable that Harvey was too much occupied in the pursuit of knowledge, too intent upon making discoveries in the world of science, to have cultivated the habit of quickly discriminating ordinary diseases, or to have become very expert and ready in the employment of the resources andients of the practical art of medicine.
A History ofEpidemics in Britain For smallpox see vol. I, chapter 9
- A History ofEpidemics in Britain For smallpox see vol. I, chapter 9
A History ofInmunization
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- Annual Report of the Chief Medical Officer, Ministry ofHealth, for the year 1965
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- A History ofEpidemics in Britain
Doctor Therne, London, Longmans, Green, 1898. 24. 'Smallpox, 1961-1962', Report on Public Health and Medical Subjects, Ministry of Health
Report on Public Health and Medical Subjects, Ministry of Health
- Report on Public Health and Medical Subjects, Ministry of Health