Key dates in Transformation of Surgery 1845-1918

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

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