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History of general anesthesia

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Attempts at producing a state of general anesthesia can be traced throughout recorded history ... The most ancient testimony concerning the opium poppy found to date was inscribed in cuneiform scrip...

Timeline - History of Anaesthesia Society

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Timeline of important dates and events in the development of anaesthesia ... 13th March 1733 .... In 1847 and 1848 the magazine, edited by Mark Lemon, published several items related to the newly-discovered anesthetics ether and ... Later in the century Colton single-handedly revived interest in nitrous oxide for dentistry.

Historical development of modern anesthesia. - NCBI

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With Dr. Morton's tenacity driven by enthusiasm and discovery, he and renowned ... Anesthetics/history; History, 19th Century; History, 20th Century; Humans ...

History Of Medicine: The Unknown Netherworld Of Anesthesia

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Mar 5, 2015 ... While various ancient civilizations discovered one form or another, ... the pain of patients undergoing operations during the 13th Century. ... Around the turn of the century, experiments using anesthesia during childbirth begin.

A History of Surgery

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In Europe in the 13th century a new type of craftsmen emerged in towns. ... In the 19th century surgery was greatly improved by the discovery of anesthetics.

What Did People Use to Mask Surgical Pain Before Modern ...

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Jan 5, 2015 ... ... although by the end of the 13th century, some physicians, including Theodoric of ... Other 19th century patients demonstrated less fortitude. ... After discovery of cocaine in 1877, it was used as an anesthetic and even a ...

The History of Anaesthesia | The Royal College of Anaesthetists

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... synthesized (by the action of sulphuric acid on ethanol) in the 13th century, and .... Clover also found it useful for speeding the induction of anaesthesia with ...

Utopian surgery? The case against anaesthesia in surgery, dentistry ...

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The 13th century occultist, alchemist and learned physician Arnold of Villanova .... Doctors and patients tried inhaling the newly discovered gases and vapours of  ...

Victory Over Pain - A History of Anesthesia - Erowid

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bE AUTHOR has been helped in his anesthesia studies by the descendants of .... Three Twentieth Century Anesthetics. 304. 36. Curare ... An English reaction to the discovery of ether. 157. Surgeon's ...... thirteenth century: Take of opium, of ...

What Is Medieval Islamic Medicine? - Medical News Today

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An enormous number of hospitals were founded during the 13th century, ... Monks and scientists also discovered some valuable plants with powerful anesthetic ...

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History of Anesthesia - Interactive Timeline

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Interactive timeline of the history of anesthesia and the profession of anesthesiology. ... Inhalational Anesthesia: The Soporific Sponges (XIth–XVIIth Centuries): How ..... Chloroform was discovered independently in 1831 by the USA's Samuel ...

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Seeds of the opium poppy have been found in prehistoric Swiss lake dwellings and ... century and by Ugo Borgognoni (Hugh of Lucca) in Italy in the thirteenth century. ... The modern era of anesthesia began in the late eighteenth century when ...

Anesthesia: A Historical Overview - Xenon Health

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Oct 21, 2015 ... Twenty-one million people in the U.S. will get general anesthesia in a typical year . ... 13th Century ... Note: Synthetic drugs will replace cocaine in the next century, with the discovery of Procaine (Novocain) and Lidocaine in ...