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Dr. Joseph Lister revolutionized the practice of medicine. He used the scientific method to make medicine and surgery safer. Set against a backdrop of Victorian-era surgical practice, as grim as that was, is this overview of Dr. Lister's triumphant career as a good guy in the annals of science and medical history.
The Butchering Art, by Dr. Lindsey Fitzharris was the primary source for this episode. There is so much else to learn about this incredible surgeon's career and contributions to medicine and surgery. Follow the link to learn more about the book and its author: https://drlindseyfitzharris.com/the-butchering-art/
[Special] - This episode is the one-year anniversary of the show! Thanks for all the listener support over this past year. Our fans rock!