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11 Cards in this Set

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Who established the science of bacteriology?
Louis Pasteur
Who won the nobel prize with her husband for discovery of radium?
Marie Curie
Who was the "father of medicine"?
What in general does the Hippocratic Oath mean?
To work for best interest of the pt
Who invented the stethescope
Rene Laennec
Who was the first female physician?
Elizabeth Blackwell
Who was the first to demonstrate the use of general anesthetic?
William Morton
Who introduced antiseptic system in surgery?
Joseph Lister
Who established the American Red Cross?
Clara Barton
Who was the founder of modern nursing?
Florence Nightingale
What does DO stand for?
Doctor of Osteopathy