Typescript report

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 PLA/4/1/1
  • Dates of Creation
  • Physical Description
      4 sheets. Condition: some sheets torn.

Scope and Content

Report, not titled, dated in manuscript 1945. The report includes sections on advances of orthopaedics since the second world war (complete schemes for treatment of cripples, social welfare, technical improvements), future needs (study of bone pathology - especially the problem of bone tumours), the need for special department of bone pathology and the possibility of this at Manchester University. The report then gives a brief outline of an ideal institute of bone pathology, divided into sections for functions, organisation, equipments, and costs.