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2. Before anaesthetiics, how did doctors get patients to remain still?

  • They were held down/restrained
  • Galen
  • Chloroform

3. Why was speed needed before the discovery of anaesthetics?

  • Because patients would thrash around in pain
  • Galen

4. Why did anaesthetics cause the death rate to increase?

  • Doctors became over confident and took alot of time so patients would bleed out.
  • Galen

5. What did sammelweis aim to get doctors to do?

  • Wash their hands
  • Galen
  • Use carbolic spray

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