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How did WW1 change the way we treat war injuries today?

How did WW1 change the way we treat war injuries today? | History of Medicine | Scoop.it
World War One saw devastating injury on a scale never seen before. Medicine had to respond. How did WW1 change the way we treat war injuries today?
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Revealed: Scientists 'edit' DNA to correct adult genes and cure diseases - The Independent

Revealed: Scientists 'edit' DNA to correct adult genes and cure diseases - The Independent | History of Medicine | Scoop.it
Revealed: Scientists 'edit' DNA to correct adult genes and cure diseases The Independent Scientists have used the genome-editing technology to cure adult laboratory mice of an inherited liver disease by correcting a single “letter” of the genetic...
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Modern application of gene therapy; a result of the discovery of the structure of DNA in 1953.

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Audio, Video and Transcripts — The Royal College of Surgeons

The Museums Department records and transcribes selected lectures and events held at the Hunterian Museum and archives the recordings and transcriptions here for the public. See below for all recorded lectures to date.
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Fascinating collection of audio lectures on various surgical topics. Challenge material.

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Black death was not spread by rat fleas, say researchers - The Guardian

Black death was not spread by rat fleas, say researchers - The Guardian | History of Medicine | Scoop.it
The Guardian Black death was not spread by rat fleas, say researchers The Guardian Archaeologists and forensic scientists who have examined 25 skeletons unearthed in the Clerkenwell area of London a year ago believe they have uncovered the truth...
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▶ Gruesome Medicine - Ancient Discoveries (History Documentary) - YouTube

Gruesome Medicine - Ancient Discoveries (History Documentary) Shot on location in the Mediterranean and the Middle East, Ancient Discoveries unearths amazing...
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Warning - This one is quite gory and is not one for the squeamish.. It does show how leeches work, cures at the Asklepion, trepanning and Roman army surgery among other things.

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Peregrine Horden – What’s Wrong with Medieval Medicine? | Backdoor Broadcasting Company

Peregrine Horden – What’s Wrong with Medieval Medicine? | Backdoor Broadcasting Company | History of Medicine | Scoop.it
Royal Holloway History Department Research Seminar Series Date: 20 October 2009 Peregrine Horden - What's Wrong with Medieval Medicine? As the late
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▶ Scream - the History of Anaesthetics p4 - Chloroform - YouTube

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GCSE Surgery material

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▶ Scream - the History of Anaesthetics p3 - Nitrous Oxide - YouTube

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GCSE Surgery material

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▶ History File Medicine through Time P1 Religion - YouTube

BBC History File documentary for schools on the Schools History Project topic of Medicine through Time
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Looks at the factors in medicine. Helpful revision material

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▶ History File Medicine through Time P4 War - YouTube

BBC History File documentary for schools on the Schools History Project topic of Medicine through Time
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Looks at the factors in medicine. Helpful revision material

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First Red Blood Cells Made From Adult Cells ... - Popular Science

First Red Blood Cells Made From Adult Cells ... - Popular Science | History of Medicine | Scoop.it
In the future, man-made cells could supplement or even replace donated blood.
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Quick Revision site for History of Medicine

Quick Revision site for History of Medicine | History of Medicine | Scoop.it

Interactive timeline, notes and quiz on History of Medicine -ideal for revision.

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▶ Medicine and the Medical Discoveries that Changed the World (Full Documentary) - YouTube#aid=P-jatbqTqy4

▶ Medicine and the Medical Discoveries that Changed the World (Full Documentary) - YouTube#aid=P-jatbqTqy4 | History of Medicine | Scoop.it

Medicine and the Medical Discoveries that Changed the World (Full Documentary) . 2013

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Covers many of the discoveries you need to know for your examinations (X-rays, Vesalius, Harvey, anaesthetics, etc and explains why they were important.)

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Peter Murray Jones – Practitioners and Prognosis in the Later Middle Ages | Backdoor Broadcasting Company

Peter Murray Jones – Practitioners and Prognosis in the Later Middle Ages | Backdoor Broadcasting Company | History of Medicine | Scoop.it
  Event Date: 26 May 2012 Royal Holloway, University of London 11 Bedford Sq London WC1E 6DP The Department of History Royal Holloway
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▶ Scream - the History of Anaesthetics p5 - Chloroform 2 - YouTube

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▶ Scream - the History of Anaesthetics p2 - Ether - YouTube

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▶ Blood and Guts -- A History of Surgery 4 of 5 Fixing Faces - YouTube

Reconstructive surgery (for Surgery paper)

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▶ History File Medicine through Time P5 Surgery - YouTube

BBC History File documentary for schools on the Schools History Project topic of Medicine through Time
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