Richard Asher – British Haematologist and Medical writer

Richard Asher was an eminent British endocrinologist and haematologist, working in the first half of the 20th Century in London. He was responsible for the mental observation ward and described and named the Munchausen syndrome in a 1951 article in The Lancet. He was the father of Jane Asher, who was briefly the girlfriend of Paul…

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The Language of Medicine

Presentation “The Language of Medicine”

A PREZI presentation talking about the Language of Medicine and the importance of English for doctors and medical professionals – I hope that you enjoy it and please comments are very welcome