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The Rhesus Factor and Disease Prevention
(Wellcome Trust Centre for the History of Medicine at UCL, 2004-12)
Consists of the edited transcripts of Witness SeThe prevention of rhesus disease of the newborn is a stunning medical success story. This disease afflicted thousands of newborns each year, causing serious health problems, ...
Clinical Pharmacology in the UK, c.1950-2000: Industry and Regulation
(Wellcome Trust Centre for the History of Medicine at UCL, 2008-12)
Clinical pharmacology in the UK in the 1950s and 1960s was an exciting profession. Many important new drugs were developed and brought to market and a more systematic knowledge of drug effects in humans was needed, as well ...
Clinical Research in Britain 1950-1980
(Wellcome Trust, 2000)
What is clinical research? The growth of clinical research in the UK since the Second World War is examined, including the 1953 Cohen Report and the subsequent creation of the Medical Research Council’s Clinical Research ...