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

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