Training school late 1940’s early 1950’s
Some exceptional photos here.
Whether the technique of using dolls as patients for training purposes was unique to the Morisset Hospital Training School or not we are uncertain but it appears that they were used to learn the art of making patients comfortable in bed. Miniature metal hospital beds, pillows & accoutrements.
Below - Anatomy & physiology lectures in the old operating theatre. Note the theatre light.
Below - Syringes of the day, before the advent of disposable plastic syringes.
Below - Sister Ivy Lowe, students & 'Mrs Beeton' 1949.
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