September 15 2014

“The Popular Dose with Doctors:” Quinine and the American Civil War

Robert Hicks, PhD, Director of the Mütter Museum and the Historical Medical Library, and William Maul Measey Chair for the History of Medicine writes about the use of Quinine in the Civil War for the Chemical Heritage Foundation. Read the magazine article HERE.

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