"British State Medicine." Article by Wilder Penfield, ca. 1920.
Date:
1920?
Description:
Typewritten letter from Dr. Wilder Penfield to Dr. R.D. McClure describing the British model of national health insurance. Discusses in particular, the British Medical Research Council, and the distinction between "panel" practitioners and private practice.
Physical Description:
text.typescript.black and white 26 x 20.1 cm
Language:
English

is Part Of:
Wilder Penfield Digital Collection

Wilder Penfield Fonds P142 -- Series W (Writings) -- Sub-Series W/U (Writings, unpublished)
Publisher:
Osler Library of the History of Medicine, McGill University
Citation:
"British State Medicine." Article by Wilder Penfield, ca. 1920. [Online image]. Wilder Penfield Digital Collection Wilder Penfield Fonds P142 -- Series W (Writings) -- Sub-Series W/U (Writings, unpublished) . Osler Library of the History of Medicine, McGill University . Retrieved October 17, 2017 from http://digital.library.mcgill.ca/penfieldfonds/fullrecord.php?ID=7787
Rights:
This material has been made available with the consent of the copyright holders and can be used in accordance with fair dealing provisions of Canadian copyright law. For more information, please contact the Osler Library of the History of Medicine.
Creator:
Penfield, Wilder, 1891-1976.
Notes:
"This was written for Dr. R.D. McClure, the chief surgeon of Henry Ford Hospital about 1920. (initials) make an envelope - unpublished Miscellany 1921 (?)" (hand-written notation on cover page).

Lines 1 and 2 of first typewritten page:
British State Medicine (underlined)
I. National Health Insurance and Panel Practice
Designated with a bracket, and labeled "TITLE".

"W. PENFIELD" - handwritten between bracketed lines.

Anonymous handwritten paragraph (Bottom of page 3).

Call Number:
W/U 6