How far did treatment advance in the 20th century?

In this lesson you will take a look at how individuals, science and technology contributed to the development of medical treatment in the 20th century.

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Q1.Which of the following is an incorrect statement about the NHS?

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Q2.The vaccine campaigns were funded by the government and provided by the NHS to ensure they were widespread. But which of the following WAS NOT NEW to the 20th century?

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Q3.What did the NHS launch in 1966 which encouraged GPs to keep up with medical developments?

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Q4.The Clean Air Acts of 1956 and 1968 were introduced by the government to prevent air pollution due to…

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Q5.Which government action was launched to tackle obesity?

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Which of the following is an incorrect statement about the NHS?

1/5

Q2.The vaccine campaigns were funded by the government and provided by the NHS to ensure they were widespread. But which of the following WAS NOT NEW to the 20th century?

2/5

Q3.What did the NHS launch in 1966 which encouraged GPs to keep up with medical developments?

3/5

Q4.The Clean Air Acts of 1956 and 1968 were introduced by the government to prevent air pollution due to…

4/5

Q5.Which government action was launched to tackle obesity?

5/5

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How far did treatment advance in the 20th century?

End of lesson exit quiz for Lesson 22, Medicine through Time.

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Q1.Which of the following was the first ‘magic bullet’?

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Q2.What is an antibiotic?

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Q3.What is an insulin pump used for?

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Q4.Which of the following technological developments HAVE NOT improved surgery since 1900?

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Q5.Who conducted the first heart transplant in 1967?

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How far did treatment advance in the 20th century?

End of lesson exit quiz for Lesson 22, Medicine through Time.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Which of the following was the first ‘magic bullet’?

1/5

Q2.What is an antibiotic?

2/5

Q3.What is an insulin pump used for?

3/5

Q4.Which of the following technological developments HAVE NOT improved surgery since 1900?

4/5

Q5.Who conducted the first heart transplant in 1967?

5/5

Lesson summary: How far did treatment advance in the 20th century?

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