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Medical Mavericks

BBC Four

Medical Mavericks

Series 1

Episode 4: Beating Infection

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Michael Mosley looks at how doctors came to understand infectious diseases by deliberately infecting themselves with conditions such syphilis and yellow fever. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

The Rebel Physician: Nicholas Culpeper's Fight for Medical Freedom

BBC Four

Benjamin Woolley presents the gripping story of Nicholas Culpeper, the 17th-century radical pharmacist who took on the establishment in order to bring medicine to the masses. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Medical Mavericks

Series 1

Episode 4: Beating Infection

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Michael Mosley looks at how doctors came to understand infectious diseases by deliberately infecting themselves with conditions such syphilis and yellow fever. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Benjamin Woolley presents the gripping story of Nicholas Culpeper, the 17th-century radical pharmacist who took on the establishment in order to bring medicine to the masses. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Medical Mavericks

Series 1

Episode 4: Beating Infection

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Michael Mosley looks at how doctors came to understand infectious diseases by deliberately infecting themselves with conditions such syphilis and yellow fever. Show more

BBC Four

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