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John Ross is Assistant Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and a hospitalist at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston. His original investigation of Shakespeare's battles with syphilis drew international media attention, including coverage on Jon Stewart's The Daily Show.

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Orwell's Cough Diagnosing the Medical Maladies and Last Gasps of the Great Writers by John Ross
Orwell's Cough Diagnosing the Medical Maladies and Last Gasps of the Great Writers
John Ross
What literature would we now have if only writers such as Shakespeare, Yeats and the Brontes hadn’t pegged out early – or succumbed to disease. Reading some of the treatments on offer, pegging out early was probably the best course...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/11/2013
Orwell's Cough Diagnosing the Medical Maladies and Last Gasps of the Great Writers by John Ross
Orwell's Cough Diagnosing the Medical Maladies and Last Gasps of the Great Writers
John Ross
What literature would we now have if only writers such as Shakespeare, Yeats and the Brontes hadn’t pegged out early – or succumbed to disease. Reading some of the treatments on offer, pegging out early was probably the best course...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/10/2012

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