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Sir James Young Simpson, 1st Baronet, FRCPE (7 June 1811 – 6 May 1870) was a Scottish obstetrician and a significant figure in the history of medicine.

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Abstract. Sir James Young Simpson of Edinburgh became famous for his discovery of the anaesthetic qualities of chloroform and his championship of obstetric ...

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Sir James Young Simpson, 1st Baronet, (born June 7, 1811, Bathgate, Linlithgowshire, Scot.—died May 6, 1870, London), Scottish obstetrician who was the first ...

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James Simpson is the Donald P. and Katherine B. Loker Professor of English at Harvard University (2004-). He was formerly based at the University of ...

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James Simpson was born on 7 June 1811 in the village of Bathgate in Linlithgowshire, Scotland. His parents were the village bakers and he was one of 7 ...

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James Young Simpson was the 8th child, and 7th son, of a poor baker in Scotland. His mother died when he was 9; the fifth son also died young. John Hudson ...

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Biography. Early Life. Born at Bathgate in Linlithgowshire to village bakers, Simpson showed early promise as an academic and his family committed ...

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The experiment, James Simpson decided, would go ahead even though the rabbits had died. And that decision was destined to have such a huge impact on  ...

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such as chloroform, which was discovered by James Simpson in 1847, greatly improved the success rate of surgery. Anaesthetics weren't always popular ...