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What were the main beliefs about causes of illness in 3000 BC?
Gods and Spirits
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What were the main beliefs for causes of illness in 400 AD?
Gods, and the Four Humours
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What happened in 1348 in the Middle ages?
The Black Death
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When was Pare born?
1510
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What did Pare become in 1536?
An army surgeon
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What did William Harvey discover?
Circulation
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What can we learn about medicine in 1685 from the treatments?
People still relied on Galen/supernatural cures
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When did Jenner carry out his Cowpox experiment?
1796
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Why did some people oppose Jenner?
Cowpox was a serious disease/He was a simple country doctor
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What factors contributed to Jenner's discovery?
Chance, and communication
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What WAS decaying matter known as?
Spontaneous Germ Theory
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When was the first microscope discovered?
1683
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In 1858-65 Louis Pasteur was tying to prove?...
That germs were carried in the air
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What type of glasses did Louis Pasteur use to prove the germ theory??
Swan necked vases
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What did Robert Koch discover in 1878?
That Microbes cause wounds to go septic, and cause diseases
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When was the chicken cholera vaccine discovered?
1800
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What did Pasteur discover in 1885?
A vaccination against Rabies
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What were the three main issues with surgery in the 1800's?
Pain, infection and blood loss
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When was Nitrous oxide discovered?
1799
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What did William Morton use as a painkiller in 1846?
Ether
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When was Chloroform discovered?
1847
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Which two famous Victorian individuals used Chloroform in childbirth?
Queen Victoria and Kate Dickens
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Who was the fastest surgeon in london in the 1850's?
Listern
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Who invented Laughing gas?
Humphrey Davey
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Which group in society were against the use of chloroform in childbirth?
The church
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