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Terry Davidson

born 1928-Ireland

medical studies in Glasgow, graduated 1951

1959-Aliya to Israel

1964-fellowship at Stanford University

Chairman ISA, 1965-1968

Chief of Anesthesia, Hadassah Medical Center 1972-1988

initiator of using isoflurane in Israel

fought for recovery rooms being open 24 hrs/day

created syllabus for residency in anesthesia

author of the famous paper on effect of suxamethonium on awake subject (volunteer)

1976-professor of anesthesia, first in Israel

pioneer of epidural analgesia for labor

died 1988

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