Medicine by Design: The Architect and the Modern Hospital, 1893-1943

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In the history of medicine, hospitals are usually seen as passive reflections of advances in medical knowledge and technology. In Medicine by Design, Annmarie Adams challenges these assumptions, examining how hospital design influenced the development of twentieth-century medicine and demonstrating the importance of these specialized buildings in the history of architecture. At the center of this work is Montreal's landmark Royal Victoria Hospital, built in 1893. Drawing on a wide range of visual and textual sources, ...

Medicine by Design: The Architect and the Modern Hospital, 1893-1943 2008, University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis, MN

ISBN-13: 9780816651146

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Medicine by Design: The Architect and the Modern Hospital, 1893-1943 2008, University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis, MN

ISBN-13: 9780816651139

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