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2. Why did chloroform increase death rates?

  • Doctors thought they could take longer to operate- causing infection
  • It could permanently put people to sleep

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. Why did people start to use chloroform instead of ether?

  • Ether was unpredictable and caused deaths
  • Ether became too expensive

5. What was used after nitrous oxide?

  • Ether
  • Chloroform

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