WBEZ | surgical practices http://www.wbez.org/tags/surgical-practices Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Museum documents evolution of surgical practices http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-03-08/museum-documents-evolution-surgical-practices-83424 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/body-world.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>How many times have you wanted to peek inside one of the ornate mansions along Lake Shore Drive? Well, there&rsquo;s one that will give you more than a tour of the architecture.<a href="https://www.imss.org/" target="_blank"> The International Museum of Surgical Science</a> on Lake Shore Drive, just south of North Ave., surveys medical technology and surgical practices through the ages. It also gives a very intimate look at the human body in its current exhibit <em>Our Body: The Universe Within</em>.<em><br /><br />Eight Forty-Eight</em> host Alison Cuddy toured the museum with Lynnea Smith, the Director of Education and Events at the Museum.</p></p> Tue, 08 Mar 2011 14:12:00 -0600 http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-03-08/museum-documents-evolution-surgical-practices-83424