• Short Summary

    New medical centre provides top-to-toe check in two hours. Cavendish street, London.

  • Description

    New medical centre. Cavendish Street, London.

    GV Pan the new Cavendish biomedical Centre. SV Man enters medical centre. SV Int. man receiving medical card. SCU Nurse opens curtains and man appears in dressing gown with his card. SV Man having electrocardiogram test. CU The nurse applying the lead of electrocardiogram onto the man's chest. SV Nurse adjusting lead. SV The graph being made on electrocardiogram. CU The graph. SV Man being weighed, then the nurse measures thickness of his skin with a small machine. CU The small machine measuring thickness of skin. SV Woman having eyes tested. CU Woman having her eyes tested by looking into a machine.

    Cavendish Street CU Man blowing into a tube on a machine for testing lungs. SV Man blowing into tube on lung testing machine. CU The woman operator. CU The machine as we see a pair of bellows opening. SV Gauge attached to lung machine. SV Man having blood sample taken. SV Blood sample passed to woman in laboratory. SV Apparatus for blood testing. CU Glass tube. SCU Glass retort. SV Girls working at computer-type machine. CU Punch card coming out from machine which has to be analysed.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:40:00 / 01:39:07:00

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment