From battlefield to lab: The history and science of wound care
Tuesday 10 September 2013
16.30 - 17.30
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How have innovative thinkers influenced practice in wound care throughout the ages as well as into the future?
Wound care, from ancient civilisations, battlefields, backstreet surgeons to university labs. Explore the role of nursing and the ancient practices that have been revived. Hear about healing honey, the potential of the poultice and the mighty maggot. With Dr Andrew Melling and Lucy Thompson.