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Women doctors (1870)

BMJ 2009; 339 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.b2251 (Published 07 September 2009) Cite this as: BMJ 2009;339:b2251

Are the medical schools of Great Britain to be disgraced by demoralising spectacles such as I have seen in Paris in connection with the education of female medical students? I have seen in M. Fort’s rooms a young woman dissecting the thigh of a male subject while several male students were dissecting other parts of the same body. I …

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