Home > Society > History

What was joseph lister famous for?

Joseph Lister was famous as a British surgeon who promoted the idea of sterile surgery while working at the Glasgow Infirmary. He came from a prosperous Quaker home in Upton, Essex. He is one of the pioneers of surgery and left a big contribution to the profession.
Similar Questions
Popular Questions
What is Joseph Lister famous for ?
Joseph Lister (1827-1912) was a famous British surgeon (Glasgow R.I.) who promoted the idea of sterile surgery. He is considered 'father of antiseptics'.  www.kgbanswers.co.uk
What is Joseph lister known for?
joserh lister-antiseptic surgery.  wiki.answers.com
What is a quote for joseph lister?
Joseph Lister quote: "I am a believer in the fundamental doctrines of  www.chacha.com
Partner Sites:  Hotels  |  ServiceMagic  |  Shoebuy  |  Ticketmaster
© 2015 IAC Search & Media