The rise and fall of multi-phasic screening as a public health service during the 1960s and the emergence of 'evidence based medicine'

David F Smith

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationExplorations in Cultural History
Subtitle of host publicationEssays for Peter Gabriel McCaffery
EditorsDavid Smith, Hushang Philsooph
Place of PublicationAberdeen, United Kingdom
PublisherUniversity of Aberdeen Centre for Cultural History
Pages281-304
Number of pages24
ISBN (Print)978-0956705907
Publication statusPublished - 13 Dec 2010

Publication series

NameStudies in Cultural History
PublisherUniversity of Aberdeen Centre for Cultural History
Number1
ISSN (Print)2045-7650

Keywords

  • evidence based medicine
  • public health screening
  • medical officer of health
  • Raymond (Paddy) Donaldson
  • Teesside

Cite this

Smith, D. F. (2010). The rise and fall of multi-phasic screening as a public health service during the 1960s and the emergence of 'evidence based medicine'. In D. Smith, & H. Philsooph (Eds.), Explorations in Cultural History: Essays for Peter Gabriel McCaffery (pp. 281-304). (Studies in Cultural History; No. 1). University of Aberdeen Centre for Cultural History. http://www.abdn.ac.uk/ch/cultural-history-studies.shtml