Internal sounds: Listening to the body in 19th century medicine | University of Oxford

Internal sounds: Listening to the body in 19th century medicine

Speaker
Melissa Dickson
Event date
Event time
13:30
Venue
Oxford Town Hall
St Aldates
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 1BX
Event type
Other
Event cost
Varies
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Required

What would it have been like to visit your physician in the 19th century? Researcher Melissa Dickson takes you on a time travel to discover how the sounds of the body helped determine medical diagnoses thanks to surprising instruments.​