Video Podcasts

Video podcast strands produced by the Naked Scientists.

01 April 2011

An autopsy specimen from a 54 year old joiner, admitted dying, it was thought, of uraemia. There had been gradual loss...

01 April 2011

An autopsy specimen from a 41 year old woman admitted in December 1963 with 45 per cent full thickness burns, due to...

01 April 2011

An autopsy specimen from a 66 year old diabetic woman, who had developed considerable pain and rapidly deepening...

01 April 2011

A swiss autopsy specimen, comprising liver with a large necrotic cavity caused by Echinococcus multiocularis. The...

01 April 2011

A 1930 autopsy specimen from a man aged 50, who died of Blackwater fever. The specimen consists of an enlarged...

01 April 2011

Born under the care of a midwife and not examined by a doctor never achieved more than a slight green stain on the...

01 April 2011

A 1939 autopsy specimen from a 39 year old man who died from suppurative pneumonia consequent upon carcinoma of the...

01 April 2011

An autopsy specimen from a 5.5 year old boy, admitted for debility and painful swollen ankles of four months duration.

01 April 2011

A horizontal section of the upper heart showing the anatomical relations of the tricuspid, mitral, aortic and pulmonary...

01 April 2011

A 1963 autopsy specimen from Sao Paulo, Brazil. The specimen consists of a segment of sigmoid colon from an adult...

01 April 2011

A 1976 autopsy specimen from a 57 year old man who presented with angina pectoris and then pain in his tongue. He had a...

01 April 2011

An autopsy specimen from an elderly male who presented with bilateral ischaemia of the legs following recent myocardial...

01 April 2011

A 1942 autopsy specimen from a 71 years old man who had had difficulty in swallowing solid food for nearly three months...

01 April 2011

Deborah E., aged 9 years, had chronic glomerulonephritis with end-stage renal failure and hypertension. It was...

01 April 2011

A 1967 autopsy specimen from a 57 year old man who collapsed after a heavy drinking bout and remained unconscious at...

01 April 2011

A 1949 autopsy specimen from a 59 year old man who complained of pain in the chest on September 30th. The pain came on...

01 April 2011

A 1963 autopsy specimen from a 21 year old woman with a three month history of weight loss, cough and occassional blood...

01 April 2011

A 1971 autopsy specimen from a 17 year old female who had a family history of obstructive cardiomyopathy. Her father,...

01 April 2011

From an infant of three days, who died towards the end of a plastic procedure for organisation of the gullet. It had...

01 April 2011

Lungs showing caseous TB pneumonia, "galloping consumption"...

01 April 2011

An operative resection specimen from a 64 year old man who had complained of diarrhoea and colic for one year. A barium...

01 April 2011

A 1964 autopsy specimen from a 61 year old man who developed severe headaches in 1962 which became progressively more...

01 April 2011

A 1924 autopsy specimen from the London hospital comprising a portion of bladder together with the urethra opened to...