Labour in the laboratory : medical laboratory workers in the Maritimes, 1900-1950 / Peter L. Twohig.

"Medical laboratory technology is currently the third largest health profession in Canada but those who work in it remain largely invisible, both to the public and in the literature. In Labour in the Laboratory Peter Twohig examines the origins of the laboratory workforce in the Maritime provin...

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Main Author: Twohig, Peter
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©2005.
Series:McGill-Queen's/Associated Medical Services (Hannah Institute) studies in the history of medicine, health, and society ; 23.
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Summary:"Medical laboratory technology is currently the third largest health profession in Canada but those who work in it remain largely invisible, both to the public and in the literature. In Labour in the Laboratory Peter Twohig examines the origins of the laboratory workforce in the Maritime provinces and rethinks the broader history of the twentieth-century Canadian hospital."--Jacket
Physical Description:1 online resource (xvi, 241 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-233) and index.
ISBN:9780773572652
0773572651
1282863312
9781282863316
9786612863318
6612863315
Language:English.