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When was the baby incubator invented?

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September 14, 2011 10:03AM

In 1891, Doctor Alexandre Lion, in France, invented the first "modern" incubator (i.e., what we today would recognise as an incubator). A detailed timeline of the development of incubation and other neonatal matters/problems can be found at:

http://www.neonatology.org/tour/timeline.HTML