Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Roshan Radhakrishnan

  • Horace Wells

    Roshan RadhakrishnanKerala, India In 1845, a dentist stepped onto the spotlight at the revered Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. He wanted to show his medical brethren something unique, something unheard of back then in the field of surgery. He wanted to show them how the world could finally be rid of pain. The young man…