Category Anaesthesiology
Bier Block 1909 August Karl Gustav Bier 340

Bier Block

Bier Block; Intravenous regional anaesthesia (IVRA) provides a simple, safe technique for various surgeries on the upper and lower limbs. First performed by Bier in 1908 and fell into disuse
Thomas Philip Ayre (1901-1979) 340

T. Philip Ayre

Thomas Philip Ayre (1901-1979) was an English anaesthetist. Ayre is most well-known for his eponymous T-piece, a device which revolutionised anaesthesia for babies and children.
Henry Hill Hickman (1800 – 1830) 340

Henry Hill Hickman

Henry Hill Hickman (1800 – 1830) was an English physician, country doctor and discoverer of inhalation anaesthesia
Henry Hill Hickman Medal 340 2

Henry Hill Hickman Medal

The Henry Hill Hickman Medal, is awarded every three years to individuals for original work of outstanding merit in anaesthesia by the Council of the Royal Society of Medicine
Raymond Fink (1914 – 2000) 340

B. Raymond Fink

B. Raymond Fink (1914 – 2000) was an American anesthesiologist. Fink effect (1955): diffusion anoxia/hypoxia or the third gas effect; Fink Laryngoscope Blade (1958); Fink Non-rebreathing Valve (1954)