When was john hunter born and when did he die
John hunter books and date of publication
Natural History of Teeth (1771), On venereal Disease (1786), blood inflammation and gunshot wounds (1794)
Hunter’s Teaching, which iconic figure in medicine did he also teach
taught other surgeons such as Edward Jenner and founders o hospitals in Britain and America
what did hunter do in 1767
Experimented on himself in 1767 with gonorrhoea
what did Hunter do in 1785
saved a man’s leg with an aneurysm. Amputating the knee joint instead of the whole leg.
how many anatomical specimens did Hunter have
3000 anatomical specimens (stuffed animals, dried plants, fossils, diseased organs, ebryos)
what were the problems of surgery
PAIN. BLOOD LOSS. INFECTION.
who discovered the first anaesthetic
James Simpson Chloroform 1847