"The Sun or the Knife?: Treating Swedish Children with Non-pulmonary Tuberculosis at Apelviken 1902 - 1930"
2008 (English)In: European Social Science History Conference, Lisabon, Portugal, March 2008, 2008Conference paper (Refereed)
This paper presents the major lines in the treatment offered to children suffering from skeletal and skin tuberculosis. During the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries there was a sometimes acrid debate between the surgeons and those who advocated treatment based on nature. In realilty treatment was often combined.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Tuberculosis, sanatoria, medical treatment, surgical tubeculosis, disability history
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:liu:diva-50789OAI: oai:DiVA.org:liu-50789DiVA: diva2:272175
ProjectsUnga, krokiga och kroniskt sjuka. Kulturella bestämningar av funktionshinder. Bentuberkulos på Apelviken, 1902- ca 1930 - En pilotstudie