Born: in france 1510
area of speciality: Surgery
Great Idea: during his time as a war surgeon he ran out of oil to Cauterise his he remebered an old Roman Medicine which was used, he used that instead and more of his patients survived.
Interesting Fact: he worked for his brother who was a barber surgeon.
Born: in england in 1578
Area of speciality: Circulation of the Blood
Great Ideas: He discovered how the blood flowed around the body and that blood did come from the Liver but was not constantly made
Interesting fact: He knew that blood capillaries existed however microscopes were not powerful enough to see them and so he could not proove there existance
Born: in Belgium in 1514
Area of Speciality: Human anatomy
Great Ideas: He made a book about the Human body and how it worked it was called The Fabric Of The Human Body.
Interesting facts: He went to universities in france and in Italy and also many of the drawing int he book were done by artists in Venice.
Born: In England in 1749
Area of Speciality: Inocualtions
Great Ideas: He discovered the link between people who had cowpoxs surving small pox, he tried out his theory after geting Cow pox scabs and putting them onto a boy called James Phipps, he survived the cow poxs and then he was given small pox and survived.
Interesting fact: China was trying this method hundreds of years before he did.
Born: in France in 1822
Area of Speciallity: Microbiology
Great Idea: He discovered that Micro Oragisms caused wine and beer to go off and he Proved the theory of Spontaneous generation wrong.
Interesting Fact: he came up with the Germ theory which said that flies and microbes were attracted to decaying matter and did not spawn from it.
Born: in Germany in 1843
Area of speciality: Microbiology and causes of certain diseases
Great idea: he read Pasteur's work and from it he discovered the microbes that caused Typhoid, Tuberculosis and Cholera
Interestintg fact: he discovered that microbes could grow better on a solid rather than in liquid.
Born: in England in 1820
Area of speciality: Nursing
Great Idea: she realised the conditions of the hospitals in the Crimea were bad and she improved them so that less soldiers were dying from infections
Interesting fact: she professionalised Nursing
Born: Jamaica in 1805
Area of speciality: Nursing
Great Idea: she made a hotel in the Crimea for British soldiers where they could be Fed and Looked after.
Interesting fact: she was not recognised because she was black and she only ever made money from her book but her idea's were never recognised
Born: in Scotland in 1811
Area of Speciallity: Surgery
Great Idea: he discovered the anasthetic Chloromform which was used to knock people out when they had surgery.
Interesting Fact: Queen Victoria used it in the birth of her 8th child.