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South Australian Medical Heritage Society
Society Website & Virtual Museum



Iron lung - polio epidemic


Headache powders which damaged kidneys


Basylist


Kidney biopsy

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Upcoming Meetings:


May 23rd, 2019

The next meeting of the SAMHS will be held on Thursday, 23rd of May at the Royal Society Rooms, Kintore Ave, Adelaide at 5:30 pm.


Our speaker this month, Dr Clive Pay, is an engineer who will speak about two South Australian brothers, Ted and Don Both. The Both brothers were responsible for a number of lifesaving medical inventions, as well as other handy items (eg: the Adelaide Oval Scoreboard).


Dr Clive Pay - "The remarkable Both brothers: unsung inventors"




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nurses rah 1939
RAH nurses 1939

amoebae
Amoeba causing meningitis

old obstetric stethoscope
Old obstetric stethoscope

bragg-hand-xray
Bragg hand x-ray 1896

RA Fisher,
statistics pioneer. His ashes are buried at St Peter's Cathedral, North Adelaide


Mask &
bottle for anaesthesia in tonsilectomy

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