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2. Where did the idea of using carbolic spray come from?

  • Water
  • Cattle
  • Sewage
  • Infection

3. What specifically did scientists discover, to do with blood transfusions, during WW1?

  • X-ray machines will help store blood so it doesn't clot
  • How to store blood
  • Sodium citrate would prevent blood clotting and how to separate blood to be stored
  • Hydrochloric acid will increase the shelf life of blood once it has been seperated

4. Which anaesthetic was the first to be discovered?

  • Laughing gas
  • Ether
  • Chloroform

5. Why did people oppose to using chloroform?

  • Hannah Greener lived through an operation with chloroform to find she grew an extra toe nail
  • Pain was invented by the devil and people may become even more ill if they didn't feel their pain
  • Doctors could no longer show off how quickly they could perform an operation
  • Chloroform had been tested and harmful side effects had been discovered


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