First Use of Anesthetic (16 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Lucas Paul Richert (University of Saskatchewan)

Context

First surgical operation using anaesthesia performed by Crawford Long The anesthetic was a sulphuric ether gas.

Citation:
Richert, Lucas Paul. "First Use of Anesthetic". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 January 2010
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