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Who discovered Chloroform
James simpson
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What did Joseph Lister use to avoid infection?
Carbolic spray
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Why did th discovery of anaesthetics cause death rates to increase?
Because doctors became confident and took longer causing patients to bleed to death
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What is the scientific name for 'laughing gas'?
Nitrous oxide
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How did doctors gt patients to stay still before anaesthetics?
They were restrained
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What was Sammelwis' aim?
To get doctors to wash their hands
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Why was speed needed before anaesthetics were discovered?
Because the patients would writhe around in pain
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