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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Coming soon a Video Interview with Dr Jose Luis Perez, the Head of the Microbiology Department at Son Espases Hospital, and a post by me about Dr Richard Asher a doctor practising in London in the first half of the 20th century and an excellent writer of medical matters. But in the meantime answer this…

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