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

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