Non-scientist makes number one medical advance since 1840
The British Medical Journal has just revealed the results of its poll which asked participants to name the number one medical advance made since 1840.
Brits made major contributions to at least ten of the top fifteen medical advances (underlined titles are links):
(Edward Jenner’s hair-raising work and contribution is described in the Ingenious Timeline.)
Risks of smoking
(Doll and Hill’s work is described in the Timeline.)