Video Podcasts

Video podcast strands produced by the Naked Scientists.

01 June 2011

An autopsy specimen from a 46 year old woman who walked into the side of a bus in the black-out, was crushed and killed...

01 June 2011

A 1935 surgical resection specimen comprising a fallopian tube and ovary showing the features of a chronic gonococcal...

01 June 2011

A 1937 autopsy specimen from a 67 year old man of no known occupation. He had had no medical attention "for many...

01 June 2011

A 1959 autopsy specimen from a 67 year old man, admitted with a history of dull aching pain in the right side of his...

01 June 2011

An 1872 autopsy specimen from a 69 year old woman. She had had a swelling in her neck for two years. About a year...

01 June 2011

A 1958 operative resection specimen from a 50 year old man who had suffered from pain in the left iliac fossafor many...

01 June 2011

A 1971 specimen from the Dreadnought hospital consisting of a wedge shaped portion of skeletal muscle containing...

01 June 2011

A 1948 operative resection specimen from a 63 year old woman who was admitted complaining of swelling in the neck and...

01 June 2011

A surgical resection specimen comprising a portion of the upper lobe of a left lung from a 57 year old male diabetic,...

01 June 2011

A 1958 autopsy specimen from a 69 year old docker who had been previously fit and well. He experienced crushing central...

01 June 2011

An autopsy specimen, consisting of a sagittal section through the lower vertebrae, spinal cord and overlying soft...

01 June 2011

A full-term foetus shown in sagittal section. The anus is displaced forwards by a globular tumour measuring four inches...

01 June 2011

A 1963 autopsy specimen comprising a portion of a heart showing thickening of the epicardium at the apex. From a woman...

01 June 2011

A 1983 operative specimen. This unusually symmetrical thrombus was removed from the left atrium of a woman with a...

01 June 2011

An autopsy specimen from a 73 year old woman, who was found dead, partly dressed, by the side of her bed. Post mortem...

01 June 2011

An operative resection specimen consisting of two enlarged anthracotic lymph nodes showing extensive areas of caseation...

01 June 2011

A 1976 autopsy specimen from a 31 year old female who was admitted to Guy's complaining of severe headache of...

01 June 2011

A 1915 autopsy specimen from a patient who dies of falciparum malaria. No further clinical details available.

01 June 2011

A 1937 autopsy specimen from an infant aged two months, whopresented with projectile vomiting. The childwaswasted and...

01 June 2011

A Ugandan autopsy specimen from a 4 year old african girl admitted with tumour of the jaw. She died two days after...

01 June 2011

A 1969 autopsy specimen from a 46 year old man who had been known to have rheumatic endocarditis since his discharge...

01 June 2011

An autopsy specimen from a 43 year old man found dead in a lavatory at his place of work. He had not consulted a doctor...

01 June 2011

A 1953 autopsy specimen from a 48 year old obese woman who had been in hospital for 5 months suffering from a...

01 June 2011

A 1957 autopsy specimen from a 59 year old woman who was known to have been a blue baby, but survived without operation...