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

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