Key dates in Transformation of Surgery 1845-1918

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

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