Posts tagged "medical"

November 30, 2010

Handling and care of the patient (1944) Pt. 1 of 2 (via WellcomeFilm)

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Pioneer by Nimit Malavia, 2010

Pioneer by Nimit Malavia, 2010

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November 16, 2010
"When morphine for injection was first introduced it was often injected just under the skin rather than intravenously, though this could lead to abscesses and scarring as shown here. This ‘morphinomaniac’ subject was a male nurse pictured shortly before his death." (Illustration by H H Kane, 1881 - courtesy Wellcome Images)
Yo, Londoners! Get your lazy arses to Euston’s Wellcome Collection to check out their new show High Society. 

"When morphine for injection was first introduced it was often injected just under the skin rather than intravenously, though this could lead to abscesses and scarring as shown here. This ‘morphinomaniac’ subject was a male nurse pictured shortly before his death." (Illustration by H H Kane, 1881 - courtesy Wellcome Images)

Yo, Londoners! Get your lazy arses to Euston’s Wellcome Collection to check out their new show High Society

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November 1, 2010

This goes very nicely over shitty Italo Disco synth tracks. 

(via WellcomeFilm, obv.)

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October 21, 2010

Awesome machinery by Géza Szöllősi (under “Betelgeuse”)

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October 19, 2010

I thought I had posted this back in June but it seems I was wrong. This video was featured in the laziest exhibition at the Wellcome to date, entitled SKIN which was totally not worth seeing as all the good objects were really just carried down from Medicine Man upstairs. OUTRAGE. :)

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September 13, 2010
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September 6, 2010
Pregnant women playing in summer heat (5 heads, 10 bodies) by Utagawa Kunitoshi, 1881  (via Morbid Anatomy via Pink Tentacle)

Pregnant women playing in summer heat (5 heads, 10 bodies) by Utagawa Kunitoshi, 1881  (via Morbid Anatomy via Pink Tentacle)

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September 4, 2010
Boris Johnson You’re My Albino God by Wurzeltod, 2010

Boris Johnson You’re My Albino God by Wurzeltod, 2010

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September 3, 2010
(Freed) detail from Les sinus, illus. H. U. Osterwalder (via A Journey Round My Skull)

(Freed) detail from Les sinus, illus. H. U. Osterwalder (via A Journey Round My Skull)

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September 2, 2010

Best conversation interruptions and random dry mouth licking in a movie EVER. This film is EPIC. (via)

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August 31, 2010
And then Dr. Scoville inserted a silver straw into Mr. M.’s brain and sucked out nearly the entire grayish-pink mass of the hippocampus and the regions leading up to it. On both sides. He drew out altogether a fist-sized piece of the center of the brain.

- Philip J. Hilts about H.M. in Memory’s Ghost

Awww.. medical bedtime stories are still the best bedtime stories. 

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March 29, 2010

"This film highlights the principles of good posture, both standing and sitting, and the effect of posture on physique." (The Wellcome Collection)

I actually have elaborate soundtracks to all these medical Wellcome films in my head and will soon release a very homoerotic concept album. Oh, yes

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January 7, 2010
defrag:

images from masterpieces of medical photography: selections from the burns archive
via vincentborrelli.com 

Ouchies.

defrag:

images from masterpieces of medical photography: selections from the burns archive

via vincentborrelli.com

Ouchies.

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