Key dates in Transformation of Surgery 1845-1918

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Simpson used Chloroform for the fisrt time
Alexander Wood invented the Hypodermic Needle
Wilhelm Roentgen discovered x rays
John Snow developed a Chlorofrom regulator
Cocaine is used as a local Anaesthetic
Ignaz Semmelweiss showed concerns about medical students not washing their hands after leaving the morgue
Rous and Turner developed a way of storing blood
Morton used Ether to anaesthetise a patient in the USA
Lister became Professor of Surgery at King's College Hospital, London
Richard Lewisohn found that adding Sodium Citrate prevented blood clotting
Liston used Ether during amputation in Britain
Queen Victoria received Chloroform during childbirth
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Gilles set up a plastic surgery unit at Aldershot
Landsteiner identified blood groups
Lister's wards were 'sepsis free for nine months'
Koch identified bacterium that caused blood poisoning
Lister used Carbolic Acid to treat a broken leg
Pasteur's Germ Theory
Koch developed the steam steriliser
Blood depot established prior to the Battle of Cambrai
Novocaine used as an Anaesthetic
Marie Curie developed 'little curie' - portable x ray
Hannah Greener died while receiving Chloroform

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