The collections represent many of the medical, scientific and engineering breakthroughs used to save or improve people’s lives, as well as some of the failures of modern medicine.
From local to general pain relief.
Methods to clear germs which can save lives.
Small change issued by Apothecaries in the 17th Century.
One of the largets collections of hearing aids and equipment in the UK.
Billions of pints of donated blood saves lives each year.
Devices to support, correct, enhance or replace parts of the body.
Tools which started modern western diagnostics.
Imaging technology that lets us see more than bones in the body.