Professor Malcolm Nicolson

  • Professor of the History of Medicine (Economic and Social History)
  • Professor (Institute of Health and Wellbeing)
  • Associate (School of Medicine, Dentistry and Nursing)

telephone: 01413306070
email: Malcolm.Nicolson@glasgow.ac.uk

Research interests

Research Interests

  • History of medical technology
  • History of physical diagnosis
  • History of obtetrics
  • History of Scottish medicine, especially in the 19th and 20th Centuries

Research Contributions

  • Member, Editorial Board, Journal of Clinical Research and Bioethics, 2010-
  • Member, Editorial Board, Notes and Records of the Royal Society, 2010-
  • Section Editor, History of Reproductive Science and Medicine, Reproductive Biomedicine, 2010.
  • Member, Editorial Board, Spontaneous Generations: A Journal for the History and Philosophy of Science, 2009-
  • Editor, Wellcome Unit for the History of Medicine Occasional Publications Series, 1992-2002

Exhibitions Organised

  • Member, Academic committee,'Anatomy Acts', Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, 2006
  • Member, Academic committee, 'A Healing Passion: Medicine in Glasgow Past and Present', Hunterian Museum, University of Glasgow, 2006
  • 'Achievements and Advances: the British Medical Ultrasound Society Historical Collection', Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, London (with J. Fleming) 2001
  • 'Ian Donald and the Diasonograph', British Medical Ultrasound Society Annual Conference, Edinburgh, (with J. Fleming) 2001

Conferences Organised

  • Member, Committee, James Young Simpson Bicentenary Conference, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, 2011
  • Witness Seminar, 'The development of dental education in Scotland', (with David McGowan), Centre for the History of Medicine.
  • Witness Seminar, ‘The development of child and adolescent psychiatry, 1960-1990’, (with Philip Graham) Centre for the History of Medicine, Glasgow, 2009.
  • ‘History of Scottish Psychiatry’, Wellcome Trust Regional Forum for the History of Medicine in Scotland, Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, 2009.
  • Wellcome Trust Regional Forum for the History of Medicine in Scotland, 1996-2006.
  • Annual Conference, Society for the Social History of Medicine, Glasgow, (with J. Mills and J. Stewart) 2008
  • Witness Seminar, 'The development of old age Psychiatry from the 1960s until 1989', Glasgow, (with T. Arie and C. Hilton) 2008
  • Witness Seminar, 'The history of domiciliary care in geriatric medicine' (with K. Beard) 2007
  • Rank Prize Fund Conference 'The origins of the science and practice of infant and child nutrition and feeding', (with L.T. Weaver) 2007

Grants

Recent Grants

  • Wellcome Trust, 2009,  ‘A New History of Yorkhill’ (with L. Weaver)
  • Wellcome Trust, 2009,  ‘Scottish Inebriate Reformatories, 1901-1925: the response to the last alcohol epidemic’ (with I. Smith).
  • Wellcome Trust, 2008, Masters studentships
  • Guthrie Trust, 2008, in support of a Witness Seminar on the history of old-age psychiatry
  • Wellcome Trust, 2007, Masters studentships
  • 'Conductive Education in Hungary' (with E. Becsei-Kilborn), British Academy, 2006,
  • Wellcome Trust, 2006, Masters Quota and Competition studentships
  • 'R.D. Laing' (with A. Beveridge), Wellcome Trust, 2005
  • 'Infant health in 20th Century Scotland' (with A. Crowther, M. Dupree and L. Weaver), Wellcome Trust, 2004
  • 'Moving boundaries: Surgery in Flanders and the Scottish Lowlands in the eighteenth century, a comparative study' (with T. van Bortel), Wellcome Trust, 2002
  • 'From Food for Babies to Feeding Babies' (with L Weaver), Wellcome Trust, 2002
  • British Medical Ultrasound Society, 2001, Travel and conference expenses

Supervision

Supervision Areas

History of medicine, with particular emphasis on the history of obstetrics, Scottish medicine and twentieth-century biomedical science.

Current Research Supervision

M.D. - Alexander Pollock, ‘A study of peptic ulcer in the second half of the twentieth century’, 2008-

M.D. - Kenneth MacAulay, ‘A volitional regulation of the marriage state: The dissemination of birth control knowledge in Scotland, 1940-1975’, 2008-

Ph.D. - Hazel Morrison, ‘Exploring the instability of language, culture and identity’, 2010-, AHRC Studentship

Ph.D. – Martha Kirby, ‘Narratives of eating disorders’, 2010-, ESRC Studentship.

Ph.D – Roz Sullivan, ‘Professional misconduct: The work of the disciplinary committee of the General Medical Council’. 2010-

M.D. – Iain Smith, ‘The medical response to the "Alcohol Question" in Scotland, 1750-2000’, 2010-

Recently completed supervised students

Ph.D. - Maureen Park, ‘The role and educational implications of fine art in Scottish hospitals’, 2001-2007.

Ph.D. - Tina Van Bortel, ‘Moving boundaries: Civic surgeons and medical practice in the Austrian Low Countries, c 1700-1794’, 2003-2007, Wellcome Trust Studentship. 

Ph.D. - Mark Skippen, ‘Innovation and diffusion in diagnostic techniques of cephalopelvic disproportion in nineteenth-century Scotland’, 2004-2009, University Studentship.

Ph.D. - Rachel McAdams, ‘The theory and practice of neonatal resuscitation since World War II’, 2005-2009, Wellcome Trust Studentship.


Teaching

Undergraduate

Level 1

  • Life Histories, MBChB

Level 2

  • Student Selected Component, 'Topics in the History of Medicine', MBChB

Honours

  • Innovations in Western Medicine, 1790-1960, Social Origins and Cultural Impacts
  • Nature's Economy: Environment and Ecology in the Western Tradition

Postgraduate

  • MSc course: Studies in the History of Medicine I, From 1700 to 1850
  • MSc course: Studies in the History of Medicine II, From 1850 to 2000
  • Convenor, Graduate School Core Course: Introduction to Social Theory for Researchers

Additional information

Recent and Forthcoming Conference and Seminar Papers

  • ‘The hyperbaric oxygen conflict and the divided role of the post-war paediatrician’, (with R McAdams and L.T. Weaver). Spring Meeting of Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, York 2007
  • ‘Another look at the “Glasgow School”: Scientific knowledge and clinical authority in the aetiology of rickets and dental caries’, Wellcome Trust Regional Forum, Glasgow, 2007
  • ‘Vitamins, rickets and child health - Scientific knowledge and clinical authority’, Rank Prize Fund Conference, Windermere, 2007
  • ‘Scientific knowledge and clinical authority in dentistry: James Sim Wallace, diet, dental caries and rickets’, Annual Meeting, British Society for the History of Paediatrics, Dublin, 2007
  • ‘Scientific knowledge and clinical authority - Infant feeding, dental caries and rickets’, Trans-national and cross-cultural perspectives in the history of medicine, Mumbai, India, 2007
  • ‘I now realise the full enormity of what you are proposing, Brown’, (with J. Fleming) Commemorative Meeting, Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, London, 2008
  • ‘“Behind the iron curtain” - Ultrasound and the Fetus‘, International Congress of Midwifery, Glasgow, 2008
  • ‘The laboratory and the clinic: a conflictive or companionate relationship?’ Annual Conference, Society for the Social History of Medicine, Glasgow 2008
  • ‘“Behind the iron curtain” - The innovation of fetal cephalometry’, Fetal Fortunes 2 Conference, Glasgow, 2009
  • 'The Laboratory versus the Clinic? The Strange Case of Ralph Stockman',  Annual Conference, Society for the Social History of Medicine, Durham University 2010.
  • 'James Young Simpson and the Development of Physical Diagnosis', Pybus Society, Newcastle, 2011.
  • 'James Young Simpson and the Development of Physical Diagnosis', Simpson Bicentenary Conference, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, 2011.
  • Poster, 'Medical Students' Attitudes towards the chronic sick’, (with Dr K. Mullen and Dr P. Cotton)60th Anniversary Symposium, Section of Psychological Medicine, University of Glasgow, June 2009

Publications

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Number of items: 57.

2017

Nicolson, M. (2017) Henry Allan Gleason. In: Gibson, D. (ed.) Oxford Bibliographies in Ecology [online]. Oxford University Press. (doi:10.1093/OBO/9780199830060-0167)

2016

Nicolson, M. (2016) Nick Hopwood, Haeckel’s Embryos: Images, Evolution and Fraud (Chicago, IL:  University of Chicago Press, 2015), pp. viii, 388, £31.50, hardback, ISBN: 978-0-226-04694-5. Medical History, 60(2), pp. 271-272. (doi:10.1017/mdh.2016.8) [Book Review]

Nicolson, M. (2016) Robert Harding Whittaker and the Individualistic Hypothesis. Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America, 97(2), pp. 154-162. (doi:10.1002/bes2.1220)

Hutchison, I., Nicolson, M. and Weaver, L. (2016) Child Health in Scotland: A history of Glasgow's Royal Hospital for Sick Children. Scottish History Press. ISBN 9780956447739

2015

McGowan, D. and Nicolson, M. (Eds.) (2015) Apprenticeship to Life-long Learning: Dental Education Through the Centuries: Proceedings of a Symposium Held at Easterbrook Hall, Crichton Campus, Dumfries, October 2011. University of Glasgow, Centre for the History of Medicine: Glasgow.

2013

Nicolson, M. (2013) Examining the body since 1750. In: Toulalan, S. and Fisher, K. (eds.) The Routledge History of Sex and the Body in the West, 1500 to the Present. Series: The Routledge histories. Routledge: London, pp. 106-120. ISBN 9780415472371

Nicolson, M. (2013) Community concepts in plant ecology: from Humboldtian plant geography to the superorganism and beyond. Web Ecology, 13, pp. 95-102. (doi:10.5194/we-13-12013)

Nicolson, M. and Fleming, J.E.E. (2013) Imaging and Imagining the Fetus: the Development of Obstetric Ultrasound. John Hopkins University Press: Baltimore, MD. ISBN 9781421407937

2011

Nicolson, M. (2011) James Young Simpson and the development of physical diagnosis. In: Mander, R. and Nuttall, A. (eds.) 'James Young Simpson: Lad o Pairts. Scottish History Press: Edinburgh, pp. 57-75. ISBN 9780956447715

2010

Hilton, C., Arie, T. and Nicolson, M. (2010) A witness seminar: the development of old age psychiatry in Britain, 1960 - 1989. Themes, lessons and highlights. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 25(6), pp. 596-603. (doi:10.1002/gps.2380)

Mullen, K., Nicolson, M. and Cotton, P. (2010) Improving medical students' attitudes towards the chronic sick: a role for social science research. BMC Medical Education, 10(84), (doi:10.1186/1472-6920-10-84)

Nicolson, M. (2010) 'Death and Doctor Hornbook' by Robert Burns: A view from medical history. Medical Humanities, 36(1), pp. 23-26. (doi:10.1136/jmh.2009.003335)

Nicolson, M.A. (2010) Death and birth. In: Crozier, I. and Beccalossi, C. (eds.) A Cultural History of the Human Body. Berg Publishing: Oxford, UK, pp. 23-42. ISBN 9781845204952

2009

Nicolson, M. and Fleming, J.E.E. (2009) James Willocks and the innovation of fetal cephalometry. Scottish Medical Journal, 54(4), pp. 38-41.

Nicolson, M.A. (2009) Nicholas Jewson and the disappearance of the sick man from medical cosmology, 1770-1870. International Journal of Epidemiology, 38(3), pp. 639-642. (doi:10.1093/ije/dyp183)

Nicolson, M. and Taylor, G.S. (2009) Scientific knowledge and clinical authority in dentistry: James Sim Wallace and dental caries. Journal of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, 39(1), pp. 64-72.

2007

Taylor, G.S. and Nicolson, M. (2007) The emergence of orthodontics as a specialty in Britain : the role of the British Society for the Study of Orthodontics. Medical History, 51(3), pp. 379-398.

McAdams, R., Nicolson, M. and Weaver, L.T. (2007) The hyperbaric oxygen conflict and the divided role of the post-war paediatrician. Archives of Disease in Childhood, 92(Supple), A67.

Smith, G. and Nicolson, M. (2007) Re-expressing the division of British medicine under the NHS: the importance of locality in general practitioners' oral histories. Social Science and Medicine, 64(4), pp. 938-948. (doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2006.10.017)

Nicolson, M. (2007) Alison, William Pulteney. In: Bynum, W.F. and Bynum, H. (eds.) Dictionary of Medical Biography. Greenwood Press: Westport, Conn. ; London, pp. 107-108. ISBN 9780313328787

Nicolson, M. (2007) Baillie, Matthew. In: Bynum, W.F. and Bynum, H. (eds.) Dictionary of Medical Biography. Greenwood Press: Westport, Conn. ; London, pp. 146-148. ISBN 9780313328787

Nicolson, M. (2007) Donald, Ian. In: Bynum, W.F. and Bynum, H. (eds.) Dictionary of Medical Biography. Greenwood Press: Westport, Conn. ; London, pp. 428-429. ISBN 9780313328794

Nicolson, M. (2007) Hunter, John. In: Bynum, W.F. and Bynum, H. (eds.) Dictionary of Medical Biography. Greenwood Press: Westport, Conn. ; London, pp. 672-676. ISBN 9780313328800

Nicolson, M. (2007) Hunter, William. In: Bynum, W.F. and Bynum, H. (eds.) Dictionary of Medical Biography. Greenwood Press: Westport, Conn. ; London, pp. 676-678. ISBN 9780313328800

Nicolson, M. (2007) Lister, Joseph. In: Bynum, W.F. and Bynum, H. (eds.) Dictionary of Medical Biography. Greenwood Press: Westport, Conn. ; London, pp. 799-803. ISBN 9780313328800

Nicolson, M. (2007) Smellie, William. In: Bynum, W.F. and Bynum, H. (eds.) Dictionary of Medical Biography. Greenwood Press: Westport, Conn. ; London, pp. 1161-1162. ISBN 9780313328824

2006

Ferguson, A.H. , Weaver, L.T. and Nicolson, M. (2006) The Glasgow Corporation milk depot 1904-1910 and its role in infant welfare. Social History of Medicine, 19(3), pp. 443-460. (doi:10.1093/shm/hkl041)

Nicolson, M. and Fleming, J. (2006) Scottish innovations: the case study of ultrasound. In: Patrizio, D. and Kemp, D. (eds.) Anatomy Acts: How we Come to Know Ourselves. Birlinn: Edinburgh, pp. 51-62. ISBN 9781841584713

2005

Nicolson, M., Fleming, J. and Spencer, I. (2005) Hyaline membrane and neonatal radiology: Ian Donald's first venture into imaging research. Scottish Medical Journal, 50(1), pp. 35-37.

2004

Nicolson, M. (2004) Having the doctor's ear in nineteenth-century Edinburgh. In: Smith, M.M. (ed.) Hearing History: A Reader. University of Georgia Press, pp. 151-168. ISBN 978-0820325835

Nicolson, M. (2004) The clinic of the birth: neonatal clinicopathology and the origins of Ian Donald's interest in diagnostic imaging. Archives of Disease in Childhood, 89(Suppl.), A54-A55.

Nicolson, M. (2004) Hennedy, Roger (1809–1876). In: Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press. (doi:10.1093/ref:odnb/12938)

Nicolson, M. (2004) Hopkirk, Thomas (1785–1841). In: Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press. (doi:10.1093/ref:odnb/13760)

Nicolson, M. (2004) Ian Donald, diagnostician and moralist. [Website]

Nicolson, M. (2004) Lizars, John (1791/2–1860). In: Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press. (doi:10.1093/ref:odnb/16814)

Nicolson, M. (2004) Scouler, John (1804–1871). In: Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press. (doi:10.1093/ref:odnb/24944)

Nicolson, M. (2004) Simpson, Sir James Young, first baronet (1811–1870). In: Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press. (doi:10.1093/ref:odnb/25584)

Nicolson, M. (2004) Syme, James (1799–1870). In: Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press. (doi:10.1093/ref:odnb/26876)

2003

Smith, G. and Nicolson, M. (2003) An oral history of general practice 10: diagnostics and therapeutics. British Journal of General Practice, 53(488), pp. 256-257.

2002

Nicolson, M. (2002) An oral history of everyday general practice: speaking for a change. British Journal of General Practice, 52, pp. 516-517.

Nicolson, M. and Lowis, G. (2002) The early history of the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Great Britain and Northern Ireland: a socio-historical study of lay/practitioner interaction in the context of a medical charity. Medical History, 46(2), pp. 141-174.

Nicolson, M. and McIntosh, R.P. (2002) H.A. Gleason and the individualistic hypothesis revisisted. Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America, 83, pp. 133-142.

Nicolson, M. and Smith, G. (2002) An oral history of general practice 6: beyond the practice: the changing relationship with secondary care. British Journal of General Practice, 52(484), pp. 956-957.

Nicolson, M. (2002) History of plant ecology. In: Encyclopedia of life sciences. Nature Publishing Group: London, pp. 122-124. ISBN 9781561592746

Nicolson, M. (2002) Morgagni, Giovanni Bapista. In: Encyclopedia of life sciences. Nature Publishing Group: London, pp. 309-310. ISBN 9781561592746

2001

Nicolson, M. (2001) Matthew Baillie Gairdner, The Royal Medical Society and the problem of the second heart sound. Proceedings of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, 31, pp. 357-367.

Nicolson, M. (2001) Towards establishing ecology as a science instead of an art: the work of John T. Curtis on the plant community continuum. Web Ecology, 2, pp. 1-6. (doi:10.5194/we-2-1-2001)

Nicolson, M. (2001) Apoplexy. In: Blakemore, C. and Jennett, S. (eds.) The Oxford companion to the body. Oxford University Press: Oxford, p. 42. ISBN 9780198524038 (doi:10.1093/acref/9780198524038.001.0001)

Nicolson, M. (2001) Auscultation. In: Blakemore, C. and Jennett, S. (eds.) The Oxford companion to the body. Oxford University Press: Oxford, p. 54. ISBN 9780198524038 (doi:10.1093/acref/9780198524038.001.0001)

Nicolson, M. (2001) Sounds of the body. In: Blakemore, C. and Jennett, S. (eds.) The Oxford companion to the body. Oxford University Press: Oxford, p. 638. ISBN 9780198524038 (doi:10.1093/acref/9780198524038.001.0001)

Nicolson, M. (2001) Stethoscope. In: Blakemore, C. and Jennett, S. (eds.) The Oxford companion to the body. Oxford University Press: Oxford, p. 654. ISBN 9780198524038 (doi:10.1093/acref/9780198524038.001.0001)

Nicolson, M. (2001) The general development of ultrasound in obstetrics and how it affects our perception of the unborn child. In: Borland, C. (ed.) Progressive Disorder. Dundee Contemporary Arts ; Book Works: Dundee ; London. ISBN 9780953517831

2000

Nicolson, M. (2000) Colleges of Physicians. In: Applebaum, W. (ed.) Encyclopedia of the scientific revolution : from Copernicus to Newton. Series: Garland reference library of the humanities (1800). Garland Pub.: New York, pp. 148-150. ISBN 9780815315032

Nicolson, M. (2000) The Continental journeys of Andrew Duncan junior: a physician’s education and the international culture of eighteenth-century medicine. In: Wrigley, R. and Revill, G. (eds.) Pathologies of travel. Series: Wellcome Institute series in the history of medicine; Clio medica (56). Rodopi: Amsterdam ; Atlanta, GA, pp. 89-119. ISBN 9789042006089

Nicolson, M. (2000) Introductory remarks. In: Tansey, E.M. and Christie, D.A. (eds.) Looking at the unborn : historical aspects of obstetric ultrasound : a witness seminar held at the Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine, London, on 10 March 1998. Series: Wellcome witnesses to Twentieth Century medicine (5). Wellcome Trust Centre for the History of Medicine at UCL: London, pp. 4-11. ISBN 9781841290119

Nicolson, M. (2000) Preface – Dr Peter McKenzie and his memoir. In: Fevers, family and friends : a memoir [by Peter McKenzie]. Series: Publication / Wellcome Unit for the History of Medicine, University of Glasgow (12). Wellcome Unit for the History of Medicine, University of Glasgow: Glasgow, pp. 8-10. ISBN 9780951176559

Nicolson, M. (2000) Surgery. In: Applebaum, W. (ed.) Encyclopedia of the scientific revolution : from Copernicus to Newton. Series: Garland reference library of the humanities (1800). Garland Pub.: New York, pp. 624-625. ISBN 9780815315032

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Number of items: 57.

Articles

Nicolson, M. (2016) Robert Harding Whittaker and the Individualistic Hypothesis. Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America, 97(2), pp. 154-162. (doi:10.1002/bes2.1220)

Nicolson, M. (2013) Community concepts in plant ecology: from Humboldtian plant geography to the superorganism and beyond. Web Ecology, 13, pp. 95-102. (doi:10.5194/we-13-12013)

Hilton, C., Arie, T. and Nicolson, M. (2010) A witness seminar: the development of old age psychiatry in Britain, 1960 - 1989. Themes, lessons and highlights. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 25(6), pp. 596-603. (doi:10.1002/gps.2380)

Mullen, K., Nicolson, M. and Cotton, P. (2010) Improving medical students' attitudes towards the chronic sick: a role for social science research. BMC Medical Education, 10(84), (doi:10.1186/1472-6920-10-84)

Nicolson, M. (2010) 'Death and Doctor Hornbook' by Robert Burns: A view from medical history. Medical Humanities, 36(1), pp. 23-26. (doi:10.1136/jmh.2009.003335)

Nicolson, M. and Fleming, J.E.E. (2009) James Willocks and the innovation of fetal cephalometry. Scottish Medical Journal, 54(4), pp. 38-41.

Nicolson, M.A. (2009) Nicholas Jewson and the disappearance of the sick man from medical cosmology, 1770-1870. International Journal of Epidemiology, 38(3), pp. 639-642. (doi:10.1093/ije/dyp183)

Nicolson, M. and Taylor, G.S. (2009) Scientific knowledge and clinical authority in dentistry: James Sim Wallace and dental caries. Journal of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, 39(1), pp. 64-72.

Taylor, G.S. and Nicolson, M. (2007) The emergence of orthodontics as a specialty in Britain : the role of the British Society for the Study of Orthodontics. Medical History, 51(3), pp. 379-398.

McAdams, R., Nicolson, M. and Weaver, L.T. (2007) The hyperbaric oxygen conflict and the divided role of the post-war paediatrician. Archives of Disease in Childhood, 92(Supple), A67.

Smith, G. and Nicolson, M. (2007) Re-expressing the division of British medicine under the NHS: the importance of locality in general practitioners' oral histories. Social Science and Medicine, 64(4), pp. 938-948. (doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2006.10.017)

Ferguson, A.H. , Weaver, L.T. and Nicolson, M. (2006) The Glasgow Corporation milk depot 1904-1910 and its role in infant welfare. Social History of Medicine, 19(3), pp. 443-460. (doi:10.1093/shm/hkl041)

Nicolson, M., Fleming, J. and Spencer, I. (2005) Hyaline membrane and neonatal radiology: Ian Donald's first venture into imaging research. Scottish Medical Journal, 50(1), pp. 35-37.

Nicolson, M. (2004) The clinic of the birth: neonatal clinicopathology and the origins of Ian Donald's interest in diagnostic imaging. Archives of Disease in Childhood, 89(Suppl.), A54-A55.

Smith, G. and Nicolson, M. (2003) An oral history of general practice 10: diagnostics and therapeutics. British Journal of General Practice, 53(488), pp. 256-257.

Nicolson, M. (2002) An oral history of everyday general practice: speaking for a change. British Journal of General Practice, 52, pp. 516-517.

Nicolson, M. and Lowis, G. (2002) The early history of the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Great Britain and Northern Ireland: a socio-historical study of lay/practitioner interaction in the context of a medical charity. Medical History, 46(2), pp. 141-174.

Nicolson, M. and McIntosh, R.P. (2002) H.A. Gleason and the individualistic hypothesis revisisted. Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America, 83, pp. 133-142.

Nicolson, M. and Smith, G. (2002) An oral history of general practice 6: beyond the practice: the changing relationship with secondary care. British Journal of General Practice, 52(484), pp. 956-957.

Nicolson, M. (2001) Matthew Baillie Gairdner, The Royal Medical Society and the problem of the second heart sound. Proceedings of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, 31, pp. 357-367.

Nicolson, M. (2001) Towards establishing ecology as a science instead of an art: the work of John T. Curtis on the plant community continuum. Web Ecology, 2, pp. 1-6. (doi:10.5194/we-2-1-2001)

Books

Hutchison, I., Nicolson, M. and Weaver, L. (2016) Child Health in Scotland: A history of Glasgow's Royal Hospital for Sick Children. Scottish History Press. ISBN 9780956447739

Nicolson, M. and Fleming, J.E.E. (2013) Imaging and Imagining the Fetus: the Development of Obstetric Ultrasound. John Hopkins University Press: Baltimore, MD. ISBN 9781421407937

Book Sections

Nicolson, M. (2017) Henry Allan Gleason. In: Gibson, D. (ed.) Oxford Bibliographies in Ecology [online]. Oxford University Press. (doi:10.1093/OBO/9780199830060-0167)

Nicolson, M. (2013) Examining the body since 1750. In: Toulalan, S. and Fisher, K. (eds.) The Routledge History of Sex and the Body in the West, 1500 to the Present. Series: The Routledge histories. Routledge: London, pp. 106-120. ISBN 9780415472371

Nicolson, M. (2011) James Young Simpson and the development of physical diagnosis. In: Mander, R. and Nuttall, A. (eds.) 'James Young Simpson: Lad o Pairts. Scottish History Press: Edinburgh, pp. 57-75. ISBN 9780956447715

Nicolson, M.A. (2010) Death and birth. In: Crozier, I. and Beccalossi, C. (eds.) A Cultural History of the Human Body. Berg Publishing: Oxford, UK, pp. 23-42. ISBN 9781845204952

Nicolson, M. (2007) Alison, William Pulteney. In: Bynum, W.F. and Bynum, H. (eds.) Dictionary of Medical Biography. Greenwood Press: Westport, Conn. ; London, pp. 107-108. ISBN 9780313328787

Nicolson, M. (2007) Baillie, Matthew. In: Bynum, W.F. and Bynum, H. (eds.) Dictionary of Medical Biography. Greenwood Press: Westport, Conn. ; London, pp. 146-148. ISBN 9780313328787

Nicolson, M. (2007) Donald, Ian. In: Bynum, W.F. and Bynum, H. (eds.) Dictionary of Medical Biography. Greenwood Press: Westport, Conn. ; London, pp. 428-429. ISBN 9780313328794

Nicolson, M. (2007) Hunter, John. In: Bynum, W.F. and Bynum, H. (eds.) Dictionary of Medical Biography. Greenwood Press: Westport, Conn. ; London, pp. 672-676. ISBN 9780313328800

Nicolson, M. (2007) Hunter, William. In: Bynum, W.F. and Bynum, H. (eds.) Dictionary of Medical Biography. Greenwood Press: Westport, Conn. ; London, pp. 676-678. ISBN 9780313328800

Nicolson, M. (2007) Lister, Joseph. In: Bynum, W.F. and Bynum, H. (eds.) Dictionary of Medical Biography. Greenwood Press: Westport, Conn. ; London, pp. 799-803. ISBN 9780313328800

Nicolson, M. (2007) Smellie, William. In: Bynum, W.F. and Bynum, H. (eds.) Dictionary of Medical Biography. Greenwood Press: Westport, Conn. ; London, pp. 1161-1162. ISBN 9780313328824

Nicolson, M. and Fleming, J. (2006) Scottish innovations: the case study of ultrasound. In: Patrizio, D. and Kemp, D. (eds.) Anatomy Acts: How we Come to Know Ourselves. Birlinn: Edinburgh, pp. 51-62. ISBN 9781841584713

Nicolson, M. (2004) Having the doctor's ear in nineteenth-century Edinburgh. In: Smith, M.M. (ed.) Hearing History: A Reader. University of Georgia Press, pp. 151-168. ISBN 978-0820325835

Nicolson, M. (2004) Hennedy, Roger (1809–1876). In: Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press. (doi:10.1093/ref:odnb/12938)

Nicolson, M. (2004) Hopkirk, Thomas (1785–1841). In: Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press. (doi:10.1093/ref:odnb/13760)

Nicolson, M. (2004) Lizars, John (1791/2–1860). In: Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press. (doi:10.1093/ref:odnb/16814)

Nicolson, M. (2004) Scouler, John (1804–1871). In: Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press. (doi:10.1093/ref:odnb/24944)

Nicolson, M. (2004) Simpson, Sir James Young, first baronet (1811–1870). In: Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press. (doi:10.1093/ref:odnb/25584)

Nicolson, M. (2004) Syme, James (1799–1870). In: Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press. (doi:10.1093/ref:odnb/26876)

Nicolson, M. (2002) History of plant ecology. In: Encyclopedia of life sciences. Nature Publishing Group: London, pp. 122-124. ISBN 9781561592746

Nicolson, M. (2002) Morgagni, Giovanni Bapista. In: Encyclopedia of life sciences. Nature Publishing Group: London, pp. 309-310. ISBN 9781561592746

Nicolson, M. (2001) Apoplexy. In: Blakemore, C. and Jennett, S. (eds.) The Oxford companion to the body. Oxford University Press: Oxford, p. 42. ISBN 9780198524038 (doi:10.1093/acref/9780198524038.001.0001)

Nicolson, M. (2001) Auscultation. In: Blakemore, C. and Jennett, S. (eds.) The Oxford companion to the body. Oxford University Press: Oxford, p. 54. ISBN 9780198524038 (doi:10.1093/acref/9780198524038.001.0001)

Nicolson, M. (2001) Sounds of the body. In: Blakemore, C. and Jennett, S. (eds.) The Oxford companion to the body. Oxford University Press: Oxford, p. 638. ISBN 9780198524038 (doi:10.1093/acref/9780198524038.001.0001)

Nicolson, M. (2001) Stethoscope. In: Blakemore, C. and Jennett, S. (eds.) The Oxford companion to the body. Oxford University Press: Oxford, p. 654. ISBN 9780198524038 (doi:10.1093/acref/9780198524038.001.0001)

Nicolson, M. (2001) The general development of ultrasound in obstetrics and how it affects our perception of the unborn child. In: Borland, C. (ed.) Progressive Disorder. Dundee Contemporary Arts ; Book Works: Dundee ; London. ISBN 9780953517831

Nicolson, M. (2000) Colleges of Physicians. In: Applebaum, W. (ed.) Encyclopedia of the scientific revolution : from Copernicus to Newton. Series: Garland reference library of the humanities (1800). Garland Pub.: New York, pp. 148-150. ISBN 9780815315032

Nicolson, M. (2000) The Continental journeys of Andrew Duncan junior: a physician’s education and the international culture of eighteenth-century medicine. In: Wrigley, R. and Revill, G. (eds.) Pathologies of travel. Series: Wellcome Institute series in the history of medicine; Clio medica (56). Rodopi: Amsterdam ; Atlanta, GA, pp. 89-119. ISBN 9789042006089

Nicolson, M. (2000) Introductory remarks. In: Tansey, E.M. and Christie, D.A. (eds.) Looking at the unborn : historical aspects of obstetric ultrasound : a witness seminar held at the Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine, London, on 10 March 1998. Series: Wellcome witnesses to Twentieth Century medicine (5). Wellcome Trust Centre for the History of Medicine at UCL: London, pp. 4-11. ISBN 9781841290119

Nicolson, M. (2000) Preface – Dr Peter McKenzie and his memoir. In: Fevers, family and friends : a memoir [by Peter McKenzie]. Series: Publication / Wellcome Unit for the History of Medicine, University of Glasgow (12). Wellcome Unit for the History of Medicine, University of Glasgow: Glasgow, pp. 8-10. ISBN 9780951176559

Nicolson, M. (2000) Surgery. In: Applebaum, W. (ed.) Encyclopedia of the scientific revolution : from Copernicus to Newton. Series: Garland reference library of the humanities (1800). Garland Pub.: New York, pp. 624-625. ISBN 9780815315032

Book Reviews

Nicolson, M. (2016) Nick Hopwood, Haeckel’s Embryos: Images, Evolution and Fraud (Chicago, IL:  University of Chicago Press, 2015), pp. viii, 388, £31.50, hardback, ISBN: 978-0-226-04694-5. Medical History, 60(2), pp. 271-272. (doi:10.1017/mdh.2016.8) [Book Review]

Edited Books

McGowan, D. and Nicolson, M. (Eds.) (2015) Apprenticeship to Life-long Learning: Dental Education Through the Centuries: Proceedings of a Symposium Held at Easterbrook Hall, Crichton Campus, Dumfries, October 2011. University of Glasgow, Centre for the History of Medicine: Glasgow.

Website

Nicolson, M. (2004) Ian Donald, diagnostician and moralist. [Website]

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