Timeline History

Medical History Timeline 2001 - Present



Year Medical Discovery / Inventions medical articles / thesis
Famous Births/Deaths Medical Equipments Medical Events
2001 FDA licenses the first nucleic acid test (NAT) systems intended for screening of blood and plasma donors. (AIDS)   Death of Christiaan Barnard


South African surgeon who performed the first human heart transplant in 1967. The recipient was 53-year-old dentist Louis Washkansky who lived for only 18 days after the operation until his body rejected the transplanted heart.

            HIV/AIDS and HIV/AIDS-Related Terminology: A Means of Organizing the Body of Knowledge
HIV/AIDS and HIV/AIDS-Related Terminology: A Means of Organizing the Body of Knowledge
2002 SARS-The first case of an atypical pneumonia is reported in the Guangdong province in southern China. Death of Orvan Hess (Fetal heart monitor and first successful use of Penicillin )       SARS: (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome)
SARS: (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome)
2003 Canadian researchers announce they have completed the first successful sequencing of the genome of the coronavirus believed to cause SARS.
     
2004 143 people in Britain have been infected with variant CJD, and 180,000 cattle have been diagnosed with BSE          
2005          
2006 First vaccine for human papillomavirus       Everything You Need to Know About Human Papillomavirus
Everything You Need to Know About Human Papillomavirus
             
           
             
             
Year Medical Discovery / Inventions medical articles / thesis
Famous Births/Deaths Medical Equipments Medical Events


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