Women's Bodies and Medical Science : An Inquiry into Cervical Cancer Hardback
by L. Bryder
Part of the Science, Technology and Medicine in Modern History series
An analysis of a scandal involving a doctor accused of allowing a number of women to develop cervical cancer from carcinoma in situ as part of an experiment he had been conducting since the 1960s into conservative treatment of the disease, to more broadly explore dramatic changes in medical history in the second half of the twentieth century.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 250 pages, VI, 250 p.
- Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
- Publication Date: 13/05/2010
- Category: Australasian & Pacific history
- ISBN: 9780230236035
- Paperback / softback from £49.79