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Jacques, German surgeon, 1865-1934.

Lister, Joseph

Etymology: Scottish surgeon, 1827-1912
the surgeon who introduced the use of antiseptic surgery in London hospitals in 1867. Lister operations were performed under a spray of diluted carbolic acid, instruments were dipped in carbolic acid, and wounds were dressed with gauze similarly treated.


surname of one of the families studied in major descriptions of the disease.
Machado-Joseph disease - see under Machado
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Just five years after he first started DJing it sounds like things couldn't be better for Josef.
To work with him Josef Suk has invited musicians who are kindred in spirit and approach.
Elfriede revealed Fritzl only liked three of his children - son Josef and daughters Gabrielle and Ulrike.
I had four years at Villa under Graham Taylor the first year, then Josef Venglos then Ron Atkinson," said Money.
We have developed features and functions together with Scandinavian customers for almost two years now, and feel we are ready to introduce our products and solutions on the international market says Josef WidstrE[micro]m
Jiricna, who was born in Prague, was also responsible for the glass and steel Orangery in the Royal Gardens of Prague Castle (AR January 2000), and most recently for the Hotel Josef at 20 Rybna in Josefov - the former Jewish quarter of Prague's Old Town.
Josef Cannon told how Shelby Nicole turns eight next month - but says he hasn't seen his daughter in almost four years.
THE AUTHOR HAS CALLED this fifth and closing volume of her series of biographical novels on the brothers Capek "The Extended Time of Josef Capek.
Anni would have been happy to work with glass, but enrollment in that class was already filled--with a single student, Josef Albers.
While all this may sound kind of absorbing and substantial, the screenplay (credited to director Josef Rusnak and Ravel Centeno-Rodriguez) unravels once the plot thickens.