File: Medical Engineering

Scope and Content

Correspondence and papers relating to the subject of Medical Engineering. These contain details of the Medical Engineering Club recently established in Manchester including the Secretary's Report and an application for support to the Medical Research Council. The aim of the Medical Engineering Club was to apply modern engineering principles and design to the fields of medicine and biology. The file includes papers relating to medical instrumentation and a meeting between Engineers from UMIST and staff from the Manchester Royal Infirmary.