Key dates in Transformation of Surgery 1845-1918

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

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