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Edward Bald Jamieson, who enjoys a singular place in the history of the Edinburgh Medical School, was born in 1876...

As we enter the winter of 2020, the coronavirus pandemic is continuing to have lifechanging effects on individuals,...

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Williband Pirckheimer (1470-1530)
The praise of the gout, or, the gouts apologie
London, 1617
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Major Arthur Hurst
Medical diseases of war
1940, 2nd ed.

Soon after the beginning of WWI,...

Girolamo Fracastoro  (1478-1533)
Della sifilide di Girolamo Fracastoro Veronese a Pietro Bembo libri tre
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Alchemists believed that the codes and puzzles contained in these texts mapped out a way to transform base metals...

This month we have received a donation of an exciting collection to the archive: the notes of Dr. D. B. Cater, Head...

Adapted from a Presentation to the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh

In...