Medical Services and Warfare

Medical Services and Warfare, a digital primary source collection, presents military, scientific, professional and personal perspectives on medicine during conflicts across North America and Europe from the mid-nineteenth century onwards. Students and scholars can research medical developments including x-rays, plastic surgery and artificial limbs, with a focus on rehabilitation, nursing and the psychological toll of war. Highlights include the personal correspondence of Florence Nightingale, diaries of VADs, hospital records and literature from the Red Cross. For a free trial or price enquiry please email