Video Podcasts

Video podcast strands produced by the Naked Scientists.

01 June 2011

A 1948 autopsy specimen from a woman aged 53 years, who had had difficulty in swallowing for about eight years before...

01 June 2011

A 1942 resection specimen comprising a hemisected onchocercal nodule excised from the subcutaneous tissues of the...

01 June 2011

A 1937 autopsy specimen from a 28 year old woman who had had "a bad heart" since the age of thirteen, when...

01 June 2011

An autopsy specimen shows a section of the thoracic aorta just below the arch. A large dissecting aneurysm lies on the...

01 June 2011

A 1967 operative resection specimen from a 58 year old woman who had previously undergone caesium treatment and an...

01 June 2011

An 1863 autopsy specimen from a 23 year old cattle-drover, who dropped dead while driving a beast in the streets. At...

01 June 2011

An autopsy specimen from the Wellcome collection, comprising a section of liver from an elderly Kenyan male who died...

01 June 2011

An incidental finding from the autopsy of a 74 year old woman who died from bronchopneumonia.

01 June 2011

A 1938 autopsy specimen, comprising a portion of right lung, from a man aged 22 who died from influenzal...

01 June 2011

A 1975 autopsy specimen from a 67 year old woman, a diabetic, who was admitted after collapsing at home. She gave a...

01 June 2011

An autopsy specimen from an 86 year old woman who developed abdominal pains during the night, these continued during...

01 June 2011

An autopsy specimen from a 20 year old man, who presented to his G.P. with crampy, abdominal pain and episodic...

01 June 2011

An autopsy specimen from a 26 yr old Bantu female, who developed typhoid one month after having given birth to a full...

01 June 2011

A 1937 autopsy specimen from a 31 year old man who had suffered from tuberculosis of the lungs for six years and had...

01 June 2011

A 1957 autopsy specimen consisting of a hemisected kidney from a 45 year old man who died of African Trypanosomiasis....

01 June 2011

A 1953 autopsy specimen from a 56 year old man, who was sitting in a chair at home, just after returning from his day...

01 June 2011

A resin cast of the aortic valve viewed from below demonstrating the normal origin of the coronary arteries.

01 June 2011

An autopsy specimen from a 78 year old male. He presented with a history of flexor spasms in the legs of 4 months...

01 June 2011

Miss Valerie W., aged 21, first came under medical care at the age of 13 when she was admitted to Putney Hospital and a...

01 June 2011

An autopsy specimen from Egypt consisting of a portion of the urinary bladder, from a case with chronic bilharziasis,...

01 June 2011

A 1964 autopsy specimen from a woman of 52 who died in hospital (Whipps Cross) shortly after collapsing unexpectedly at...

01 June 2011

A 1938 surgical specimen from a man aged 24. No general history available. The specimen shows typical tuberculous...

01 June 2011

A 1947 autopsy specimen from a 19 year old man who had attended a special school since the age of ten years owing to a...

01 June 2011

An autopsy from an elderly male with a history of chronic empyema prior to death. No further medical details available.