Cataract surgery in 1951

Thought that many of you know this movie, but for those who didn’t I think it’s interesting. I show this to our junior-staff, who think anesthesia for ocular procedures equals being incarcerated in Siberia. I tell them about the heroic fight of Sir Harold Ridley against the “establishment” for our patients’ eyes. Most younger colleagues are polite enough to feign interest. G’d bless generation Y…