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Surgery Gallery

Available as Framed Prints, Photos, Wall Art and Gift Items

Choose from 123 pictures in our Surgery collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.


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Florence Nightingale

Florence Nightingale (1820-1910) was born in Italy. She moved to England with her wealthy family and was educated at home by her father. Although it was not deemed suitable for ladies of Florence's social standing to become nurses, she believed that it was God's chosen path for her. She trained in Kaiserswerth, near Dusseldorf and then returned to England to take a post at a Harley Street surgery. Florence Nightingale was sent along with 38 nurses to the Barrack Hospital in Scutari to assist with medical support. As she cared for the troops she gained much respect, writing letters home on the soldiers' behalf and fighting to improve the sanitary conditions of the field hospitals. When Florence returned from the Crimea she received a hero's welcome. She published two books about her opinions on hospital reforms and campaigned for better quality nursing training until her death in August 1910.

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans

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An operation screened live in a medical lecture

An invention by Mr Herbert A. Silver enabling medical students to watch surgery from the lecture theatre. A circle of electric lamps is suspended over the operating table while the image is projected by a series of lenses onto a translucent screen.

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans

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Operation being carried out by a Field Surgery Unit

Photograph: an operation being carried out by a Field Surgery Unit, Royal Army Medical Corps, in an Italian prison still under enemy fire. A Major is operating on a patient with a gunshot wound to the abdomen. Associated with World War Two, Italy (1943-1945). From a collection of 650 photographs compiled by the Commando Association. Date: 1945

© The National Army Museum / Mary Evans Picture Library