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Ignaz Semmelweis was born on 1 July 1818 in Tabán, a neighbourhood of Buda, Hungary, today part of Budapest.He was the fifth child out of ten of the prosperous grocer family of József Semmelweis and Teréz Müller.. Of German ancestry, his father was an ethnic German (hienc, stem from Heanzenland [], a German term for the historical Western-Hungary) born in Kismarton, then part of Hungary ...

www.britannica.com/biography/Ignaz-Semmelweis

Ignaz Semmelweis, in full Ignaz Philipp Semmelweis or Hungarian Ignác Fülöp Semmelweis, (born July 1, 1818, Buda, Hungary, Austrian Empire [now Budapest, Hungary]—died August 13, 1865, Vienna, Austria), Hungarian physician who discovered the cause of puerperal (childbed) fever and introduced antisepsis into medical practice.. Educated at the universities of Pest and Vienna, Semmelweis ...

www.newscientist.com/people/ignaz-semmelweis

Ignaz Semmelweis was the first doctor to discover the importance for medical professionals of hand washing.In the 19 th century, it was common for women to die from an illness contracted during or ...

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Works by Ignaz Semmelweis at Project Gutenberg; Works by or about Ignaz Philipp Semmelweis at Internet Archive; Sloan Science and Film / Short Films / Semmelweis by Jim Berry 17 minutes; Extracts from Semmelweis's 1861 book, The Etiology, Concept, and Prophylaxis of Childbed Fever were published in the January 2008 edition of Social Medicine

www.pbs.org/newshour/health/ignaz-semmelweis-doctor-prescribed-hand-washing

On this date in 1850, a prickly Hungarian obstetrician named Ignaz Semmelweis stepped up to the podium of the Vienna Medical Society’s lecture hall. It was a grand and ornately decorated room ...

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www.mirror.co.uk/science/tragic-life-ignaz-semmelweis-thrown-21724212

Ignaz Semmelweis died 150 years ago, but is still saving lives today. The first ward, with the low death rate, was attended by midwives while the second ward, where patients were dying, was ...

www.cnn.com/2020/03/20/health/ignaz-semmelweis-handwashing-discovery-trnd

Ignaz Semmelweis, a 19th century Hungarian obstetrician, is now widely credited with discovering the medical importance of washing our hands.

www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2015/01/12/375663920/the-doctor-who...

Ignaz Semmelweis washing his hands in chlorinated lime water before operating. Ignaz Semmelweis washing his hands in chlorinated lime water before operating. This is the story of a man whose ideas ...

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Ignaz Semmelweis was a Hungarian physician whose work demonstrated that hand-washing could drastically reduce the number of women dying after childbirth. This work took place in the 1840s, while he was Director of the maternity clinic at the Vienna General Hospital in Austria.,We all now know how important it is to wash our hands. In hospitals, antibiotic-resistant strains of bacteria are ...