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Koch developed the steam steriliser
Lister became Professor of Surgery at King's College Hospital, London
Marie Curie developed 'little curie' - portable x ray
Pasteur's Germ Theory
Rous and Turner developed a way of storing blood
Alexander Wood invented the Hypodermic Needle
Gilles set up a plastic surgery unit at Aldershot
Wilhelm Roentgen discovered x rays
Lister used Carbolic Acid to treat a broken leg
Koch identified bacterium that caused blood poisoning
John Snow developed a Chlorofrom regulator
Hannah Greener died while receiving Chloroform
Queen Victoria received Chloroform during childbirth
Simpson used Chloroform for the fisrt time
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
Morton used Ether to anaesthetise a patient in the USA
Liston used Ether during amputation in Britain
Landsteiner identified blood groups
Lister's wards were 'sepsis free for nine months'
Cocaine is used as a local Anaesthetic
Novocaine used as an Anaesthetic
Blood depot established prior to the Battle of Cambrai

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