Part Three published in 1973.
Spinal Anesthesia, like many discoveries had many contributors, but our list of important clinical applications includes:
Tait and Caglieri's Experimental and Clinical Notes on the Subarachnoid Space. This first successful use of spinal anesthesia in the U.S. was performed in San Francisco, California on October 26, 1899.
Rudolph Matas' Interpsinal Cocainization was the first published account of a successful spinal performed on November 10, 1899.
Thomas Jonnesco's Remarks on General Spinal Analgesia is included as an example of how one's enthusiasm for his own technique an often exceed his discretion.