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‘A Plentiful Crop of Cripples Made by All This Progress’: Disability, Artificial Limbs and Working-Class Mutualism in the South Wales Coalfield, 1890–1948<sup>1</sup>

Ben Curtis and Steven Thompson.

in Social History of Medicine

November 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; History of Medicine. 10862 words.

Historians of orthopaedics, artificial limbs and disability have devoted a great deal of attention to children and soldiers but have neglected to give sufficient space in their studies to...

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‘A Prostitution of the Profession’? Forcible Feeding, Prison Doctors, Suffrage and the British State, 1909–1914

Ian Miller.

in Social History of Medicine

May 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; History of Medicine. 10899 words.

Historians have castigated the British medical profession for endorsing forcible feeding during the suffragette hunger strike campaigns of 1909 to 1914. This article reconsiders the...

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A. W. Bates, <i>The Anatomy of Robert Knox: Murder, Mad Science and Medical Regulation in Nineteenth-Century Edinburgh</i>

Lisa Rosner.

in Social History of Medicine

April 2011; p ublished online February 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; History of Medicine. 667 words.

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Abortion Crime Scene Photography in Metropolitan London 1950–1968

Amy Helen Bell.

in Social History of Medicine

August 2017; p ublished online January 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; History of Medicine. 9755 words.

Summary

The London Metropolitan Police’s crime scene photographs of suspected criminal abortions between 1950 and 1968 both reflected and reinforced...

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Abortion Policy and Politics on the Lane Committee of Enquiry, 1971–1974

ASHLEY WIVEL.

in Social History of Medicine

April 1998; p ublished online April 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; History of Medicine. 0 words.

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The 1967 Abortion Act did not quell public discussion on therapeutic abortions in Britain. Criticism of the way the Act was working began almost as...

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Academic General Practice in Manchester under the Early National Health Service: A Failed Experiment in Social Medicine

MARK PERRY.

in Social History of Medicine

April 2000; p ublished online April 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; History of Medicine. 0 words.

During the Second World War, medical academics hoped to reform medical practice and education in Great Britain, increasing doctors' sensitivity to the social and environmental causes of ill...

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Access Anxiety: HIPAA and Historical Research

Susan C. Lawrence.

in Journal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences

October 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Medicine. 15452 words.

Abstract

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) establishes new standards for the protection of private health information...

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Accessing Empire: Irish Surgeons and the Royal Navy, 1840–1880

S. Karly Kehoe.

in Social History of Medicine

May 2013; p ublished online September 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; History of Medicine. 9881 words.

This article considers the role played by Irish and Catholic surgeons in the Royal Navy during the second half of the nineteenth century. Ireland’s significant links with imperial medicine...

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Accidents and Apathy: The Construction of the ‘Robens Philosophy’ of Occupational Safety and Health Regulation in Britain, 1961–1974

Christopher Sirrs.

in Social History of Medicine

February 2016; p ublished online June 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; History of Medicine. 11866 words.

The 1972 Robens Report is widely regarded to have provided the underlying rationale for the ‘modern’ system of occupational health and safety regulation in Britain, embodied in the Health...

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Accountability, Entitlement, and Control Issues and Voluntary Hospital Funding <i>c</i>1860–1939

STEVEN CHERRY.

in Social History of Medicine

August 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; History of Medicine. 0 words.

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New income sources, revised organizational principles, treatment charges and a broader social range of patients featured in late nineteenth- and...

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