WW1

The Erskine Limb

Horrific wounds from new technological advances such as shrapnel and machine guns meant that over 41,000 men in the British Armed Forces alone lost at least one limb as a result of injuries gained during the First World War.  For… Read More ›

International Nurses Day 2015

Blog originally posted on the University of Glasgow Staff News site. International Nurses Day is celebrated around the world each year on 12 May, the anniversary of Florence Nightingale’s birth, to mark the contribution nurses make to society. The University… Read More ›