The Grisly History of Medicine
KILL OR CURE
One of four books in our Grisly Medicine series. Kill or Cure takes a good look at surgeons and healers, covering early surgical practices and operations including a very famous patient Louis X!V and his successful albeit excruciating operation in his bottom region! Through to the start of early anesthesia…..what a relief that must have been!
• Fact filled soft learning at its best.
• High interest for those reluctant readers.
• Brilliant resource for schools.
• A great read with lots of gory bits.
Anaesthetics: anatomy: surgeons: blood letting: transfusions: chloroform: dentists: dissections: Nightingale, Florence: vaccinations: