Phenol distillation (caveat)
mjl17 at mbuc.bio.cam.ac.uk
Fri Nov 5 06:41:26 EST 1993
In article <2bc28q$9me at triton.unm.edu> dkim at unm.edu writes:
>nAndrew Hobbs writes:
>There was an excellent PBS series on the history of surgery that depicted
>surgeons working under an atomized cloud of phenol. The damage to surgeons'
>and nurses' skins lead to the use of rubber gloves for the protection of
I seem to remember that the surgeon who introduced the gloves
did it to help one paticular nurse who was haveing problems with
Oddly he went on to marry her ;-)
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