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Doctors are asked to help identify old medical artefacts

BMJ 2010; 340 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.c1868 (Published 06 April 2010) Cite this as: BMJ 2010;340:c1868
  1. Wendy Moore
  1. 1London

    Doctors are being invited to turn detective to help curators at University College London identify a hoard of mysterious medical artefacts that has accumulated in museum basements and cupboards over nearly two centuries.

    The array of nearly 200 items includes a wheelchair and an early anaesthetic kit (pictured …

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