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2. What did Joseph Lister use to avoid infection?

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

  • Because patients would thrash around in pain
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4. Scientific name for 'laughing gas'?

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  • Nitrous oxide
  • Chloroform
  • Ether

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

  • Use carbolic spray
  • Wash their hands
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