James Lind and Scurvy


James Lind and Scurvy


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James Lind (1716 – 1794) pioneered hygiene in the Royal Navy and, by conducting the first ever clinical trial, developed the theory that citrus fruits cured scurvy.

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  • Date Published: June 1926
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  • Condition: Very good
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  • Details:
    Reprinted from the Edinburgh Medical Journal June 1926. Pages 329-350. 23 cm. Portrait of Lind. Blue cloth hardcover. A little light soiling to outside. Royal College of Physicians bookplate on front pastedown. Foxing is mainly to title and first pages.

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