RSM Press and Publications

RSM Press Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Royal Society of Medicine, publishes a selection of books for healthcare professionals and academics, including medical history titles and texts exploring developments in medicine over the years and in more recent times.

These are high-quality publications suitable for education, research purposes and the general reader. Many are suitable as gifts.

For more information select a title from the list below:


Diabetes Insulin and the Life of RD Lawrence
Jane Lawrence



The History of the Royal Society of Medicine
Penelope Hunting



Good News From Switzerland: The History of Retinal Re-attachment Surgery
Peter Leaver, Richard Keeler


My Path to Pathology
By Rivers, Lade and Seas: An Autobiography
Dugald L Gardner


New Challenges for Healthcare Policy and Finance in Transition Economies
Tolebay Rakhypbekov


Straying from the Path
Doctors Involved in Politics
David Boyd


The Fine Art of Surgery
Stephanie Lane and Guy Maddern


Out of Bounds
Medicine and the Hundred Acre Wood
Richard Lee