The introduction of ether anaesthesia to Great Britain.
2. A biographical sketch of Dr. Francis Boott
Anaesthesia. 1977 Feb;32(2):197-208.
ABSTRACTThe life of Francis Boott, instigator of the first ether anaesthetics in England is described. The reasons for his settling in Britain are explored and his friendship with Jacob Bigelow and his links with Robert Liston are explained.Spain
John Collins Warren
Crawford Williamson Long
First use of anaesthetics in different countries
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