A few key individuals

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  • Created on: 29-05-13 13:54

William Harvey

Harvey's discovery of blood circulation meant that bleeding was unnecessary because there cannot be too much blood in the body

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Marie Curie

  • Her x-ray units scanned over one million soldiers in WWI
  • She discovered radium
  • Used radium to cure diseases, even tumours
  • Visited New York in 1921 where she was greatly respected
  • Died aged 64 due to anemia - radiation to the bone
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