Category Anaesthesiology
Jess Bernard Weiss (1917 – 2007) 340

Jess Bernard Weiss

Jess Bernard Weiss (1917 – 2007) was an American anesthesiologist. Best known for designing the Weiss needle for the placement of epidural catheters
Robert Alvin Berman (1914-1999) 340

Robert Alvin Berman

Robert Alvin Berman (1914-1999) was an American anesthesiologist and inventor including the Berman Airway, Quick Cuff and Respir-Aider
Alexander Wood (1817 – 1884) 340

Alexander Wood

Alexander Wood (1817 – 1884) was a Scottish physician. Credited with being the inventor of the first hypodermic needle (1853), taking the 'sting of the bee' as his model
Edmond ‘Ted’ Eger II (1930 – 2017) 340

Edmond I Eger II

Edmond 'Ted' Eger II (1930 – 2017) was an American anesthesiologist. Minimal alveolar concentration (MAC)
John H. Blease (1906 – 1985) 340

John Blease

Biography Born 1906, Moreton, Wirral UK Butcher assistant, clock repairer, tractor mechanic and finally set up car maintenance garage with his younger brother 1985 – Honorary Member of Liverpool Society of Anaesthetists Died 1985 Medical Eponyms Alfo-Blease anaesthetic machine Blease…