Medical Detectives

Episodes

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19950614]Four true stories of pioneering investigations in the field of pathology.

Dramatised by Michael Butt from The Ghost Disease and Other Stories by Michael Howell and Peter Ford.

1: Death in the Parish. When in 1854 a catastrophic cholera epidemic ravages the residential streets of Soho, the Rev

Henry Whitehead 's impatience with the orthodox view that poverty and filth are the culprits drives him to call in the brilliant Dr John Snow to investigate.

A Fiction Factory production

Four true stories of pioneering investigations in the field of pathology.

Dramatised by Michael Butt from The Ghost Disease and Other Stories by Michael Howell and Peter Ford.

1: Death in the Parish. When in 1854 a catastrophic cholera epidemic ravages the residential streets of Soho, the Rev

Henry Whitehead 's impatience with the orthodox view that poverty and filth are the culprits drives him to call in the brilliant Dr John Snow to investigate.

A Fiction Factory production

"Four true stories of pioneering investigations in the field of pathology.

Dramatised by Michael Butt from The Ghost Disease and Other Stories by Michael Howell and Peter Ford.

1: Death in the Parish. When in 1854 a catastrophic cholera epidemic ravages the residential streets of Soho, the Rev

Henry Whitehead 's impatience with the orthodox view that poverty and filth are the culprits drives him to call in the brilliant Dr John Snow to investigate.

A Fiction Factory production"

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950614] Dramatised By: Michael Butt

Stories By: Michael Howell

Stories By: Peter Ford.

Unknown: Henry Whitehead

Dr John Snow: Bill Nighy

Rev Henry Whitehead: Nicky Henson

Dr Peter Allen: Peter Capaldi

MrWiseman: David Glover

Mary: Ruth Sillers

Mrs Riggens: Marlene Sidaway

Askey: John Hollis

Girl: Kate McEnery

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950621]Four true stories of pioneering investigations in the field of pathology, dramatised by Michael Butt from The Ghost Disease and Other Stories by Michael Howell and Peter Ford.

2: The Last Infirmity

By 1898, the Americans have driven the Spanish out of Cuba, but yellow fever remains. Commissioned to unravel the tales that obscure the real causes of the disease, two young doctors, Caroll and Lazear, employ outrageous methods in their pursuit of the truth.

A Fiction Factory production

Four true stories of pioneering investigations in the field of pathology, dramatised by Michael Butt from The Ghost Disease and Other Stories by Michael Howell and Peter Ford.

2: The Last Infirmity

By 1898, the Americans have driven the Spanish out of Cuba, but yellow fever remains. Commissioned to unravel the tales that obscure the real causes of the disease, two young doctors, Caroll and Lazear, employ outrageous methods in their pursuit of the truth.

A Fiction Factory production

"Four true stories of pioneering investigations in the field of pathology, dramatised by Michael Butt from The Ghost Disease and Other Stories by Michael Howell and Peter Ford.

2: The Last Infirmity

By 1898, the Americans have driven the Spanish out of Cuba, but yellow fever remains. Commissioned to unravel the tales that obscure the real causes of the disease, two young doctors, Caroll and Lazear, employ outrageous methods in their pursuit of the truth.

A Fiction Factory production"

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950621] Dramatised By: Michael Butt

Stories By: Michael Howell

Stories By: Peter Ford.

James Carroll: Colin Stinton

Jesse Lazear: William Hope

Major Walter Reed: Peter Marinker

General George Sternberg: Ed Bishop

Mrs Lazear: Buffy Davis

Dr Carlos Finlay: Peter Banks

Trooper Thompson: Paul Birchard

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950628]Four true stories of pioneering investigations in the field of pathology. Dramatised by Michael Butt from The Ghost Disease and Other Stories by Michael Howell and Peter Ford.

3: The Epping Jaundice

It's strange enough that a quiet Essex suburb should develop its own unique epidemic, but local Medical Officer of Health Dr Ash is more baffled by the fact that all the victims are middle class.

A Fiction Factory production

Four true stories of pioneering investigations in the field of pathology. Dramatised by Michael Butt from The Ghost Disease and Other Stories by Michael Howell and Peter Ford.

3: The Epping Jaundice

It's strange enough that a quiet Essex suburb should develop its own unique epidemic, but local Medical Officer of Health Dr Ash is more baffled by the fact that all the victims are middle class.

A Fiction Factory production

"Four true stories of pioneering investigations in the field of pathology. Dramatised by Michael Butt from The Ghost Disease and Other Stories by Michael Howell and Peter Ford.

3: The Epping Jaundice

It's strange enough that a quiet Essex suburb should develop its own unique epidemic, but local Medical Officer of Health Dr Ash is more baffled by the fact that all the victims are middle class.

A Fiction Factory production"

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950628] Dramatised By: Michael Butt

Stories By: Michael Howell

Stories By: Peter Ford.

Drlsadore Ash: Bernard Hepton

Dr Harry Kopelman: Roger Allam

Dr Caroline Hallet: Julia Watson

Mrs Rusbridger: Carole Boyd

Lady with yellow dog: Mary Wimbush

Mr Cross: John Rapley

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950705]Last in the series of true stories of investigations in the field of pathology, dramatised by Michael Butt from The Ghost Disease and Other Stories by Michael Howell and Peter Ford. The Stranded Eagle. Years after

August Andree's failed attempt to cross the Arctic in a hydrogen balloon, the bodies of the three explorers were found on White Island.

A Fiction Factory production

Last in the series of true stories of investigations in the field of pathology, dramatised by Michael Butt from The Ghost Disease and Other Stories by Michael Howell and Peter Ford. The Stranded Eagle. Years after

August Andree's failed attempt to cross the Arctic in a hydrogen balloon, the bodies of the three explorers were found on White Island.

A Fiction Factory production

"Last in the series of true stories of investigations in the field of pathology, dramatised by Michael Butt from The Ghost Disease and Other Stories by Michael Howell and Peter Ford. The Stranded Eagle. Years after

August Andree's failed attempt to cross the Arctic in a hydrogen balloon, the bodies of the three explorers were found on White Island.

A Fiction Factory production"

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950705] Dramatised By: Michael Butt

Stories By: Michael Howell

Stories By: Peter Ford.

Andree: Ken Stott

Knut Stubbendorf: John Woodvine

Or Ernst Tryde: Clive Merrison

Fraenkel: Jack Klaff

Strindberg: Scott Handy

01Death In The Parish20070108 BT=1300 (BBC7)
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When a cholera epidemic strikes London in 1854, the mercurial Dr John Snow investigates.

When a cholera epidemic strikes London in 1854, the brilliant but mercurial Dr John Snow investigates. Starring Bill Nighy.

When cholera strikes Soho in 1854, the Rev Henry Whitehead calls in the brilliant but mercurial Dr John Snow to investigate. Episode 1 of 4.

When cholera strikes Soho in 1854, the brilliant but mercurial Dr John Snow is called in to investigate. Starring Bill Nighy. Episode 1 of 4.

02The Last Infirmity20070109 BT=1300 (BBC7)
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Two ambitious young doctors tackle a yellow fever epidemic in 19th-century Cuba.

Two ambitious young doctors tackle a yellow fever epidemic in 19th-century Cuba. Starring Colin Stinton and William Hope.

Two ambitious young doctors tackle yellow fever in 19th century Cuba. With Colin Stinton and William Hope. Episode 2 of 4.

Two ambitious young doctors tackle a yellow fever epidemic in 19th-century Cuba. With Colin Stinton and William Hope. Episode 2 of 4.

03The Epping Jaundice20110507 (BBC7)
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. A strange epidemic sweeps through the inhabitants of a quiet Essex suburb.

A strange epidemic sweeps through the inhabitants of a quiet Essex suburb. Starring Bernard Hepton and Roger Allam.

A strange epidemic sweeps through the inhabitants of a quiet Essex suburb.

A strange epidemic sweeps through the inhabitants of a quiet Essex suburb. Starring Bernard Hepton and Roger Allam.

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A strange epidemic sweeps through the inhabitants of a quiet Essex suburb. Starring Bernard Hepton and Roger Allam. Episode 3 of 4.

A strange epidemic sweeps through the inhabitants of a quiet Essex suburb. Starring Bernard Hepton and Roger Allam. Episode 3 of 4.

A strange epidemic sweeps through the inhabitants of a quiet Essex suburb. Starring Bernard Hepton and Roger Allam. Episode 3 of 4.

A strange epidemic breaks out among middle-class inhabitants of a quiet Essex suburb. With Bernard Hepton and Roger Allam. Episode 3 of 4.

A strange epidemic breaks out among middle-class inhabitants of a quiet Essex suburb. With Bernard Hepton and Roger Allam. Episode 3 of 4.

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Years after three explorers died attempting to cross the Arctic, investigators start to piece together events. Episode 4 of 4.

Years after three explorers died attempting to cross the Arctic, investigators start to piece together events. Episode 4 of 4.

After Salomon August Andre's doomed Arctic crossing by hydrogen balloon, investigators piece together events. Episode 4 of 4.

After Salomon August Andre's doomed Arctic crossing by hydrogen balloon, investigators piece together events. Episode 4 of 4.

After Salomon August Andre's doomed Arctic crossing by hydrogen balloon, investigators piece together events. Episode 4 of 4.

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. After Salomon August Andre's doomed Arctic crossing, investigators piece together events.

. After Salomon August Andre's doomed Arctic crossing, investigators piece together events.

. Investigators piece together Salomon August Andre's Arctic crossing by hydrogen balloon.

. Investigators piece together Salomon August Andre's Arctic crossing by hydrogen balloon.

. After Salomon August Andre's doomed Arctic crossing, investigators piece together events.

. After Salomon August Andre's doomed Arctic crossing, investigators piece together events.

After Salomon August Andre's doomed Arctic crossing by hydrogen balloon, investigators piece together events. Stars Ken Stott.

. After Salomon August Andre's doomed Arctic crossing, investigators piece together events.

After Salomon August Andre's doomed Arctic crossing by hydrogen balloon, investigators piece together events. Stars Ken Stott.

. After Salomon August Andre's doomed Arctic crossing, investigators piece together events.

After Salomon August Andre's doomed Arctic crossing by hydrogen balloon, investigators piece together events. Stars Ken Stott.

. After Salomon August Andre's doomed Arctic crossing, investigators piece together events.

After Salomon August Andre's doomed Arctic crossing, investigators piece together events.

After Salomon August Andre's doomed Arctic crossing by hydrogen balloon, investigators piece together events. Stars Ken Stott.