The drive to kill and the drive to cure

Gessell, Paul
August 2011
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/9/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 11, p1287
Academic Journal
The article offers information on the aims and objectives of the War and Medicine exhibition, which was started on May 27, 2011 and continue till November 13, 2011 at Canadian War Museum in Ottawa, Ontario. It mentions that the exhibition is influenced by advances in combat casualty medical care. It informs that the exhibition features a collection of medical artifacts and documentary art which shows the drive to kill and the drive to cure in warfare advances.


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