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

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