Deadline News: Real accounts of Burke and Hare, and other gruesome medical history tales released online for first time

Deadline News: Real accounts of Burke and Hare, and other gruesome medical history tales released online for first time. “The website launched by The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCSEd) features a database with some of the most well-known surgeons, such as Elsie Inglis, Dr Robert Knox, Joseph Lister and James Young Simpson. The new website includes historic notebooks available in full, including the memoirs of Thomas Hume, which offer a rare account of an Edinburgh student who was close friends with the assistants of the notorious anatomist Dr Robert Knox.”

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