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

  • Nitrous oxide
  • Ether
  • Chloroform

3. Why didn't religious people agree with using chloroform in childbirth?

  • Childbirth was supposed to be painful and using chloroform was interferring
  • It could kill people

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

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

5. What did Joseph lister do?

  • He used pasteurs work to learn about microbes before finding that carbolic spray could kill them
  • He discovered that heating bacteria killed it

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