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Theory of Disease


Robert Hooke Described cells
Anton van Leeuwenhoek Described microbes
Matthais Jakob Shleiden Plants are made of cells
Theodor Schwann Animals are made of cells
Karl Ernst Von Siebold Microbes are ONLY ONE cell
Rudolf Virchow Cells reproduce
Ignaz Semmelweiss Wash your hands
Louis Pasteur Pasteurization -- heating foot will kill microbes
Robert Koch Different microbes cause different infectious diseases
Florence Nightingale Cleanliness is important in patient care
Joseph Lister Chemicals reduce the spread of microbes
William Halsted Gloves during surgery
Created by: Mrs D AS