Jan 5, 2018
Two hundred years ago, a few
doctors, a matron, and 22 orphans set sail in a gutsy attempt to
spread the new invention of vaccination across three continents in
the world’s first attempt to eliminate smallpox. Learn about their
epic journey, the Balmis-Salvany Expedition, as well as the medical
context surrounding the invention of vaccination in “The Orphan
Vaccine”. Plus, a new #AdamAnswers about why you always get sick
when you first go on vacation. You can find all this and more in
the latest episode of Bedside Rounds, a tiny podcast about
fascinating stories in clinical medicine!
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