ONLINE : ‘Pioneers in Orthopaedic Surgery : fighting a war on two fronts’ with Thomas Scotland
02 Sep

Tom Scotland will be providing an on-line talk 'Pioneers in Orthopaedic Surgery-fighting a war on two fronts' The results of treatment of musculoskeletal wounds improved greatly during the four years of conflict; yet the work of orthopaedic surgeons during and after the Great War were constantly opposed by a general surgical establishment jealous of the progress made.

Tom is based in Aberdeen, Scotland. He is a retired orthopaedic surgeon. Co-editor of War Surgery 1914-18 and Wars Pestilence and the Surgeon's Blade (examining the evolution of British military medicine and surgery in the 19th century). Co-author of Henry Gray, Surgeon of the Great War, of Understanding the Somme 1916 and Understanding the Ypres Salient.

Joining details will be provided to branch members in due course.


Canton Rugby Football Club, Lawrenny Avenue, Cardiff CF11 8BR.
02 Sep 2022 19:30