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2. What was first found to be a successful anaesthetic?

  • Chloroform
  • Nitrous oxide
  • Ether

3. What was the main reason carbolic spray was used?

  • It could be sourced easily
  • It reduced the amount of deaths
  • It was cheap

4. What was discovered to stop blood from clotting in 1914?

  • Saline solution
  • Sodium citrate
  • Citrate glucose

5. Why did they need anaesthetics?

  • To stop screaming
  • To stop patients from going into shock from the pain
  • To give them more time


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