A podcast series exploring medicine past and present - with each episode focusing on a different specialty

 

This fortnightly podcast explores the history of medicine, alongside the experiences of medical practitioners working in the field. In each episode we delve into the history of a different medical speciality, before talking to a physician practicing that speciality.

The podcast is available to download on Spotify, Itunes, Podbean, Stitcher and Soundcloud.

In this fortnight’s episode we uncover the history of Cardiology. ‘What was a bruit de soufflet’? Why was the heart

In this episode we explore the history of dermatology. We start with anatomical texts and the history of flaying and

In this episode we explore the history of paediatrics, including the importance placed on maternal milk, the

In this episode we explore the history of ophthalmology, or diseases and treatments of the eyes.

Then we talk

In this episode we look into the past and present of haematology. Discover what it meant to be sanguinous, why early

In this episode we explore the history of neurology. We start with the history of the word neurology, before

In this episode we explore the history of Emergency Medicine. From the wound man and battlefield triage to Dutch

In this episode we uncover the history of pharmacology and therapeutics. From Ancient Greek medicine, including