Key dates in Transformation of Surgery 1845-1918

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

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