Booklet `Water from the Seventh Wave` 2001
Booklet about the history of health and healing on Tiree, from superstitions and traditional remedies to lay doctors, diseases, dentists, appointed GPs, nurses and ambulance services. Researched by Dr John Holliday for a summer exhibition at An Iodhlann.
| Tags: ambulance service, dentists, doctors, flowering plants, health, nurses, surgeries| | Dates: 1500s, 1600s, 1700s, 1800s, 1900s, 2000s| | Object Types: academia| | People: Buchanan, Dr Alexander, Baugh (1835 - 1911), Calvert, Dr Frank Ray, Baugh, Campbell, Lady Victoria, Kirkapol (1854 - 1910), Holliday, Dr John, Baugh, Weatherston, Mr Bill, Scarinish (1906 - )|
Photocopied journal extract `The Scottish Air Ambulance Service` by Dr Frank Calvert.
Review of the use made of the Scottiah Air Ambulance Service in general practice in Tiree over a five year period.
British Medical Journal, 1969, Vol. 4, pp 633-689.
Comparartive study of blood pressure in age- and sex-matched samples of the population of Tiree conducted by Dr F. R. Calvert, Tiree`s GP, and others.