British Medicine in an Age of Reform, charts the nature and dynamics of the radical changes which occurred between 1780 and 1850 - a great turning point in British medicine. Medicine was reformed just as politics was being reformed. It became a recognizable profession, and at the same time there was an impetus from within to base the subject upon science. By the end of the 1850's medicine had become perceptibly `modern'. Contributions by acknowledged experts cover subjects from Apothecaries' Act of 1815 to froensic ...

British Medicine in an Age of Reform 2015, Routledge, London

ISBN-13: 9781138868175


British Medicine in an Age of Reform 1991, Routledge, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780415056229