medicine through time- people who made an impact

HideShow resource information
View mindmap
  • Medicine Through Time
    • Edward Jenner
      • Realised Cowpox prevented Smallpox
      • Tested on a young and healthy wood boy
    • Galen
      • Used the theory of the opposites
        • The Four Humours
      • Got a lot wrong
        • Wandering Womb
        • Jaw bone made of one bone not two
    • Hipocrates
      • The Four Humours
    • Andreas Versalius
      • Proved Galen wrong
        • Jaw bone made of one bone not two
    • Harvey
      • Proved Galen wrong
        • Discovered that blood circulated the body
        • Discovered functions of the heart
    • Louis Pasteur
      • Invented the Germ Theory
        • Robert Koch
          • Louis Pasteur
            • Invented the Germ Theory
              • Robert Koch
      • Mary Seacole
        • Black Jamaican
          • Had many problems due to racism
            • Wasn't allowed to travel on a boat with white people first attempt to
              • Black Jamaican
                • Had many problems due to racism
                  • Wasn't allowed to travel on a boat with white people first attempt to
          • Around during the Crimea war
          • Set up a nursing ward to help any injured soldier
        • Flemming
          • Discovered Penicillin
        • Elizabeth Garret
          • First woman doctor
            • Unliked by men due to sexism
          • Unliked by men due to sexism
        • Florence Nightingale
          • Improved conditions in hospitals
            • In 2 years cut down the death rate from 42% to 2%
            • Well-kept
            • Cleaner
          • Returned to England as a heroine
          • Soon set up more nursing schools
            • In 1830 there was no trained nurses in Britain
              • 50 years later there were almost 7000
        • Crick and Watson
          • Discovered the structure of DNA
            • Proved it was present in every single cell in the body

      Comments

      No comments have yet been made

      Similar History resources:

      See all History resources »See all Medicine through time (OCR History A) resources »