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

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