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Spotlight: Interview with Dr Christine Ball (ABC Mornings)

The chatroom is turned into an operating theatre this morning as Virginia Trioli interviews Dr Christine Ball (ANZCA Fellow) about her book, The Chloroformist.

Christine Ball is an anaesthetist at the Alfred Hospital in Melbourne, co-manages a Master of Medicine (Perioperative) at Monash University, and is the 2020–2024 Wood Library-Museum Laureate of the History of Anesthesiology. She has been an honorary curator at the Geoffrey Kaye Museum of Anaesthetic History for thirty years and is the author of many works in this field.

Spotlight: Purple Pen Podcast

Kristin Xenos chats to Dr Christine Ball aboutThe Chloroformistand Joseph Clover's contributions to anaesthesia in this episode of the Purple Pen Podcast.

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Spotlight: Ether/Or

Join host Dr Matthew Heron as he explores how the dark beginnings of anaesthesia led to a modern speciality with the safety of patients at its core.

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